Definition of 'dower'
Example sentences containing 'dower'
So Lydia, Dena and Miss Lightbody who had managed to stay on as a companion and housekeeper, largely unpaid, moved into the dower house.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (1977) THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (1977) THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (1977)
No hope she'd inherit, but perhaps they'd want to dower her with a modest 100,000 acres out around Kynuna or Winton.THE THORN BIRDS (1977)
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Definition of dower from the Collins English Dictionary