- a variant spelling of Aussie
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Examples from the Web for ossie
Singers Nancy Wilson and Billy Eckstine attended, and actor and activist Ossie Davis delivered a well-received speech.When Bill Cosby N-Bombed the Congressional Black Caucus
December 2, 2014
Dee was married to Ossie Davis, the actor, activist, and WWII veteran, from 1948 until his death in 2005.Spike Lee’s Tribute to Ruby Dee: ‘A Living Example That One Could Be An Artist and Activist’
June 12, 2014
But, Percy, dear, Ossie has his father's temper and is so self-willed at times!Oswald Langdon
Carson Jay Lee
After a long minute Ossie said feebly: "Where—do you—suppose—we are?"
Ossie was apologetic as to the menu, although he need not have been.
No cook can withstand such a compliment as that, and Ossie cast off his gloom.
Say, how long before we're going to have something to eat, Ossie?