I SAW the archive picture of the old chap in Ladywood (Mail, March 26).
What does OC stand for?
OC stands for Old Chap (ham radio shorthand)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 64 other meanings of OC in our Acronym Attic
- Office of the Commissioner
- Office of the Comptroller
- Officer Candidate
- Officer Commanding
- Officer in Command
- Officer of the Order of Canada
- Officer's Cook
- Oglethorpe County (Georgia)
- Oil Cooled (welding)
- Oklahoma Christian University
Samples in periodicals archive:
In this opener, these included an old chap called Apollonia Mollonia.
Never mind old chap, Gideon Osborne is coming to your rescue.
Morrison explained: "I've got one horse in the stable who might be suited to running in Kylkenny's race - BA Dreamflight, who was second to him last time - and, if he goes, then the old chap himself might go along with him, just for the day out.
Just looking at the poor old chap fills me with shame for being on the same planet as the louts who did this to a man who served in the Battle of the Atlantic.
Byline: TOM W SHAUGHNESSY I SEE that old chap Ray Farnsworth is at it again with his subjective column about the "power of good" that coal will do for us (The Journal, August 9).
Somebody got out and the old chap presumed he was going to be helped back on to his feet.
Not so good old John Bevan - No relation I hasten to add, oh dear God, no - who's spent the best part of 50 hours having the image of Puff The Magic Dragon painfully tattooed onto his, not inconsiderable, old chap.