English version

owlet

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Birds
owletowl‧et /ˈaʊlɪt/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 HBBa young owl
Examples from the Corpus
owletIn a tree an owlet whistles; it is an irritating, nosy-parker noise.I tried rearing owlets in my bedroom under heat lamps several times, usually without much success.When we got there we found dead or starving owlets all over the place.
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