noun. ['ˈdʒɔɪst'] beam used to support floors or roofs.
- trimmer joist
- giste (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Words that Rhyme with Joist
How do you pronounce joist?
Pronounce joist as ʤɔɪst.
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Example sentences of the word joist
1. Noun, singular or mass
Cut and attach a side joist for each stair before moving on to the next.