Definition of owl-like in English:



  • See owl

    • ‘His thick, rimmed glasses made him look rather owl-like.’
    • ‘In appearance, he was a rotund, rather owl-like figure, usually casually dressed.’
    • ‘It has an owl-like facial disk that is visible at close range.’
    • ‘She stared at the crowd with enormous owl-like eyes that blinked in mechanical measure just above a slight aquiline nose.’
    • ‘She shakily put her cup back on its blue china saucer and looked through her owl-like spectacles at Hannah.’