owlish

adjective owl·ish \ ˈau̇-lish \

Definition of owlish

:resembling or suggesting an owl

owlishly

adverb

owlishness

noun

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First Known Use of owlish

1596


OWLISH Defined for English Language Learners

owlish

adjective

Definition of owlish for English Language Learners

  • : resembling or suggesting an owl


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