Origin of Obie
Examples from the Web for obie
He edited several anthologies, including The Obie Winners in 1980 and The Best of Off Broadway in 1984.New York’s Greatest Show Or How They Did Not Screw Up ‘Guys and Dolls’|Ross Wetzsteon|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her first work, In the Continuum, won an Obie Award in 2006 for its portrayal of two women with HIV.Danai Gurira, Who Plays Michonne, Says ‘The Walking Dead’ Isn’t Racist|Melissa Leon|November 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She installed a new dog door—one wide enough for Obie to fit through.
Obie's gut was so massive that he had sores on it, from dragging his belly across the ground as he walked.
Obie's was once a tale of redemption and rescue, of overindulgent tragedy to biggest-loser triumph.
His mother and his baby sister called him Obie, and sweet was his name on their lips.
"I hope you didn't complain, Obie," said his mother, her happy face clouding.
Word Origin and History for obie
one of the annual awards given to off-Broadway theater, 1967, from O.B. as the abbreviation of Off-Broadway.