Definition of Osborne, John in English:

Osborne, John

proper noun

  • (1929–94), English playwright; full name John James Osborne. His first play, Look Back in Anger (1956), ushered in a new era of kitchen-sink drama; its hero Jimmy Porter personified contemporary disillusioned youth, the so-called ‘angry young man’.

Pronunciation:

Osborne, John

/ˈɒzbɔːn/