OTHER WORDS FROM owlishowl·ish·ly, adjectiveowl·ish·ness, noun
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Here we see the well-known face, a bearded mask housing a pair of glowing, owlish eyes, the hair and forehead flecked with blood.The Shroud of Turin and Thomas de Wesselow’s ‘The Sign.’|Thomas de Wesselow|April 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In his haste to flee, he had dropped his owlish horn rims, his wallet, and false teeth.The Killing of Guerrilla Leader Boosts Violence-Weary Colombia|Mac Margolis|November 13, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Shambling along in oversized suits, his eyes penetrating behind owlish specs, Dunne is now 82.
Her head wore a close hood, disclosing a fringe of grey locks, owlish to see about features hooked for action.Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete|George Meredith
His owlish German face screwed up in an expression of pain as the rolling of the ship racked his injured body.The Viking Blood|Frederick William Wallace
"Don't be owlish, Evert; one is even more apt to step into them on a ground-floor," replied the aunt.East Angels|Constance Fenimore Woolson
A beard, a pair of round owlish spectacles, and two ridiculous ear-muffs, left only a suggestion of face here and there.Seven Keys to Baldpate|Earl Derr Biggers
Now for the frightful face with mouse's ears, winking owlish eyes streaming with fiendish fire!