from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to owls.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to owls; owl-like.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Owl-like; related to or resembling an owl.


Latin strig- (stem of strix, “screech owl”) + English -ine (Wiktionary)


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  • What if your owl was called Margaret?

    April 6, 2008

  • This is an awful word. It doesn't sound owl-like at all.

    January 12, 2008

  • like an owl

    January 12, 2008