obo

also o.b.o., abbreviation of or best offer, by 1969.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for obo

Historical Examples of obo

  • Yoosoof knew that if Kambira was to be got to market alive, Obo must go along with him.

    Black Ivory

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • Some enormous and majestic firs encircling the Obo, sheltered it with a magnificent dome of verdure.

  • These obo are the Lamaite sacred signs set up at dangerous places, the altars to the bad demons, rulers of these places.

    Beasts, Men and Gods

    Ferdinand Ossendowski

  • All the tops of the ridges of the Tarbagatai are thickly dotted with the obo of rocks and branches.

    Beasts, Men and Gods

    Ferdinand Ossendowski

  • "Those are the obo, the sacred signs and altars for the bad demons watching this pass," explained the guide.

    Beasts, Men and Gods

    Ferdinand Ossendowski