Definitions for osborneˈɒz bərn, -bɔrn, -boʊrn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Osborne, John Osborne, John James Osborne(noun)

    English playwright (1929-1994)

Wiktionary

  1. Osborne(ProperNoun)

    , occasionally transferred from the surname.

  2. Origin: From a medieval given name derived from Ásbjǫrn, from áss + bjǫrn. See English bear.

Freebase

  1. Osborne

    Osborne is a former provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It was created by redistribution in 1957, and was abolished in 1999. The riding was located in south-central Winnipeg. When it was abolished, most of its territory was given to the new ridings of Fort Rouge and Lord Roberts.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Keith Bowman:

    Osborne has given with one hand and taken away with the other.

  2. Bob Geldof:

    It very much reminds me of 30 years ago. Everyone's bleary, pop singers, as George Osborne said, are not very good in the morning.

  3. Charles McDowell:

    There has been (a decline) but that is probably as much to do with what George Osborne has done as with what the Russians have done themselves.

  4. John McDonnell:

    (Osborne's) record to date is a disappointing one of cutting investment to the lowest of any developed economy, and the slowest economic recovery on record.


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