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owlish

adjective owl·ish \ˈa-lish\

: resembling or suggesting an owl

Full Definition of OWLISH

:  resembling or suggesting an owl
owl·ish·ly adverb
owl·ish·ness noun

First Known Use of OWLISH

1611

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