owlish Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˈaʊ.lɪʃ/
A ​person who is owlish ​looksserious and ​intelligent and usually ​wearsglasses: He was an owlish ​figure, ​sitting in the ​corner of the ​library.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
He ​peered owlishly over his ​glasses.
(Definition of owlish from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “owlish”
in Chinese (Simplified) (人)长得似猫头鹰的,儒雅严肃的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (人)長得似貓頭鷹的,儒雅嚴肅的…
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