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cowl

 
Noun cowl has 2 senses
  1. hood, bonnet, cowl, cowling - protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine; "there are powerful engines under the hoods of new cars"; "the mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine"
    --1 is a kind of protective covering, protective cover, protection
    --1 is a part of
     car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar; airplane, aeroplane, plane
    --1 has parts: hood ornament
    Derived form: verb cowl1
  2. cowl - a loose hood or hooded robe (as worn by a monk)
    --2 is a kind of
    hood
    Derived form: verb cowl1
Verb cowl has 1 sense
  1. cowl - cover with or as with a cowl; "cowl the boys and veil the girls"
    --1 is one way to
    cover
    Derived forms: noun cowl2, noun cowling1, noun cowl1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s somebody
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