The ship has been ordered back to port to renew its licence.
What does o.b. stand for?
o.b. stands for Ordered Back
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Business, finance, etc.
We have 18 other meanings of o.b. in our Acronym Attic
- Orthogonalized Stochastic Approximation with Averaging
- Optical Service Level Agreement
- Optical Service Level Specification
- Optical Subnetwork Connection Protection (fiber optics)
- Ocala's Serious Traffic Offenders Program
- Optical Time Division Multiplexing (usually seen as OTDM)
- Oakland, California
- Orientation Week (various schools)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Thirteen infectious tuberculosis patients who forced their way out of Pretoria West Hospital have been ordered back to their beds.
Before the helicopter and lifeboat arrived, it was heard both were safe and they were ordered back.
But they allegedly defied the orders, saying they were concerned for their own safety, and were ordered back to their station.