Nay, she throws aside the cowl entirely, and by her natural bright humor tries to banter him into acquiescence.
I recognized, under the cowl, the thin, sallow face and the sombre eyes.
Take this cowl and friar's garment; I was admitted by the jailer for thy shrift.
As it chances, we have with us one or two who once wore the cowl.
Costume consists of a dark robe, cowl made of black cloth, and face covered with a heavy beard.
Lucilla knew her fate as well as if his long coat had been a cowl.
Maffeo Vegio is the single instance I can remember of a poet-philologer who assumed the cowl.
I wanted to put on a monk's cowl; but no convent would let me in.
He scarcely dared to dream of such old brave days, now the well-beloved secrets hidden beneath a cassock and a cowl.
Will you let them beat this monk's cowl of yours from town to town?
Old English cule, from earlier cugele, from Late Latin cuculla "monk's cowl," variant of Latin cucullus "hood, cowl," of uncertain origin. Cowling is 1917 in the aircraft sense.