Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To clothe in a cowl; to convert to a monk.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To make a monk (or wearer of a cowl) of.

Etymologies

en- +‎ cowl (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It's Brooke himself whom Harvard should encowl, as the leading pioneer of Boston's venture capital industry, splendidly resurgent in the years after World War II.

    Economic Principals

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