offie

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offie

(ˈɒfɪ)
n
another name for off-licence1
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There's a fair few at good offies and supermarkets.
Eden Pearson is a proper uphill specialist at Scholes and there could be Duane, Floydy, Ian Bray as well as myself and Sav - and Wharton can throw down a few offies if required, so we are not short.
His left-arm slow bowling, combined with Mishra's leg-spin and Ashwin's offies could turn out to be the much-needed winning formula for the hosts on what seems to be a track that will favour the home team's strength.
Both the offies have a knack of troubling best of the batting line ups in world cricket and have a high reputation in the business.
Meanwhile Liverpool's Leanne Best has been nominated for best female in the Offies (Off West End awards) for her performance in Frank McGuinness' The Match Box, first seen at the Playhouse Studio last year.
And green- horn off- spinner Perveez Rasool's success against the Aussies in a warm- up game in Chennai has not just staked his claim, but his seven- wicket haul shows that the visitors continue to be vulnerable against offies.
Yuvraj, Raina and Rohit Sharma can bowl some offies as well, even Sehwag can bowl.
New plans: Applications have gone in for offies in World's End Lane and Faraday Avenue.
The Swallowing Dark has been nominated for five Offies theatre awards.
HORROR J Gunman shot teenagers camping on this small island REFUGE J Island sits in lake about 20 miles south of capital PEACEFUL J Kids at camp before killer struck DESPERATE J Three youngsters swim to escape the bullets BLOWN APART 3 Dazed survivors were left covered in blood and government offies in the heart of Oslo were shaken to their foundations as the bombers struck
Uncle Vanya, a co-production with London's Arcola Theatre, has been nominated for five Off West End Awards - known as Offies - including best production and best director for writer and director Helena Kaut-Howson.
Tall slow-left-armer Benn went wicketless at the same MA Chidambaram Stadium on Thursday but spin was arguably still king with England offies James Tredwell and Graeme Swann claiming seven victims in their crucial success and Windies leggie Devendra Bishoo took 3-34 on his ODI bow.