What does the word owl mean?

Usage examples for owl

  1. " She must be a blinking moll- owl! – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. We sat turning over hundreds of dirty old fashion plates, to find out how to make sleeves out of nothing, and they are sights, and I look an owl in them. – Betty Trevor by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  3. He went into the owl- room again, and stood there silently a long, long time. – The Flirt by Booth Tarkington