owler

ow·​ler | \ ˈau̇lə(r) \

Definition of owler

 (Entry 1 of 2)

dialectal English variant of

owler

noun
owl·​er | \ ˈau̇lə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of owler (Entry 2 of 2)

: a person or ship engaged in owling

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History and Etymology for owler

Noun

owl entry 1 + -er; probably from the nocturnal habits of the owl

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“Owler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/owler. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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