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synonyms for cowl

  • babushka
  • bonnet
  • capuchin
  • coif
  • hat
  • kerchief
  • mantilla
  • mantle
  • protector
  • purdah
  • shawl
  • veil
  • wimple
  • yashmak
  • capuche
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How to use cowl in a sentence

There was some sort of a phonograph device under the cowl of that get-away car, and this was hooked up to the radio switch.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
His cowl was thrown back, revealing his pale, ascetic countenance and shaven head.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
A sharp eye was kept on all arrivals from abroad, and a friar, fresh from Portugal, was hanged in his cowl at Limerick.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
His cowl had half-fallen back, and made a strange excrescence on either side of his bull-neck.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 4 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Yes—here he was slain—but it was because he refused to take the cowl, and finish his days in a monastery.
QUENTIN DURWARDSIR WALTER SCOTT
There emerged from behind the altar a tall figure in a priest's black cowl, carrying a lantern.
MOLLY BROWN'S ORCHARD HOMENELL SPEED
Their extreme licentiousness was sometimes hardly concealed by the cowl of sanctity.
VIEW OF THE STATE OF EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES, VOL. 3 (OF 3)HENRY HALLAM
When it returned, I stood in the garret of my own house, in the little wooden chamber of the cowl and the mirror.
LILITHGEORGE MACDONALD
So he pulled up his cowl, the ballad went on to stateand Louise went on to actand trotted off to tell the news to Robber Brown.
WINONA OF THE CAMP FIREMARGARET WIDDEMER
When the helmet tired him he would take it off and put on the knitted cowl, and its long cape fell around his shoulders.
THE MAN-WOLF AND OTHER TALESEMILE ERCKMANN AND ALEXANDRE CHATRIAN
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WORDS RELATED TO COWL

  • babushka
  • bonnet
  • capuche
  • capuchin
  • coif
  • cowl
  • hat
  • kerchief
  • mantilla
  • mantle
  • protector
  • purdah
  • shawl
  • veil
  • wimple
  • yashmak
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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