[ou-lish] /ˈaʊ lɪʃ/
resembling or characteristic of an :
His thick glasses give him an owlish appearance.
like an owl
solemn and wise in appearance
1610s, from owl + -ish. Related: Owlishly; owlishness.
noun 1. .
[ohn] /oʊn/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to oneself or itself (usually used after a possessive to emphasize the idea of ownership, interest, or relation conveyed by the possessive): He spent only his own money. 2. (used as an intensifier to indicate oneself as the sole agent of some activity or action, preceded […]
- Own-account worker
noun a self-employed person; a person working independently and who has no employees
noun the state of owning something; ownership noun The stuff that one owns; also, the acquisition of stuff: mother-in-law into ownage