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orby

[awr-bee]
adjective, or·bi·er, or·bi·est. Archaic.
  1. like or pertaining to an orb.
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Origin of orby

First recorded in 1605–15; orb + -y1
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Historical Examples of orby

  • Mrs. Orby Frimmely says, that “it's wonderful to 62her, how Mr. Soames thinks of all the clever things he writes.”

    Happy-Thought Hall

    F. C. Burnand

  • Mr. Orby Frimmely, having been busy in the City all the week, is what he calls “taking it out” in bed on Sunday morning.

    Happy-Thought Hall

    F. C. Burnand

  • Mr. Orby Frimmely wants to know if I will stroll out with him and meet the Signor returning.

    Happy-Thought Hall

    F. C. Burnand

  • Mrs. Orby Frimmely (thinks that his opinion, at all events, is worth having, and says) I'm so glad you liked it.

    Happy-Thought Hall

    F. C. Burnand