cowled


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cowled

 (kould)
adj.
1. Wearing or supplied with a cowl; hooded.
2. Having the shape of a hood.

cowled

(ˈkaʊld)
adj
(Clothing & Fashion) wearing a cowl
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cowled - having the head enclosed in a cowl or hood; "a cowled monk"
clad, clothed - wearing or provided with clothing; sometimes used in combination; "clothed and in his right mind"- Bible; "proud of her well-clothed family"; "nurses clad in white"; "white-clad nurses"
References in classic literature ?
Then the monster had risen to its feet and had begun to walk leisurely to and fro across the common among the few fugitives, with its headlike hood turning about exactly like the head of a cowled human being.
In the battle-blur his face would, in a way be hidden, like the face of a cowled man.
Meanwhile Dominic, black and cowled, sat cross-legged on the deck, with his back to the wind, recalling vaguely an Arab chief in his burnuss sitting on the sand.