any of several South American nymphalid butterflies of the genus Caligo, especially C. eurylochus, having a spot like an owl’s eye on each hind wing.
[ou-lit] /ˈaʊ lɪt/ noun 1. a young . 2. . /ˈaʊlɪt/ noun 1. a young or nestling owl
noun 1. (def 1).
noun 1. any of several birds of the family Aegothelidae, of Australia and Papua New Guinea, related to the nightjars but resembling small owls.
[ou-lish] /ˈaʊ lɪʃ/ adjective 1. resembling or characteristic of an : His thick glasses give him an owlish appearance. /ˈaʊlɪʃ/ adjective 1. like an owl 2. solemn and wise in appearance adj. 1610s, from owl + -ish. Related: Owlishly; owlishness.