- an owl or owlet.
Origin of howlet
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Historical Examples of howlet
Howlet's expression suggested that he was searching his memory.
"Glad to meet you and Mr. Howlet," said the one called McNaughton.
We ordered a thermos pot of coffee and Howlet asked me about McNaughton.
"Maybe we won't need to impose on you any more, Tony," said Howlet.
At last, one fine day Mr. Howlet was seen to drive up to the Hall, and take in with him a large document.Comical People
- archaic, poetic another word for owl