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1. dower

noun. ['ˈdaʊr'] a life estate to which a wife is entitled on the death of her husband.

Synonyms

  • life estate

Antonyms

  • withdraw
  • take

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Rhymes with Dower

  • dessauer
  • scour
  • n'dour
  • krauer
  • flour
  • blauer
  • sour
  • lour
  • jour
  • dour
  • bour
  • our
  • hour

How do you pronounce dower?

Pronounce dower as daʊr.

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Sentences with dower


1. Noun, singular or mass
Michigan abolished its dower law in 2017 for that reason.

2. Adjective, comparative
First, dower guaranteed a married woman one-third of her husband's property when he died.

2. dower

noun. ['ˈdaʊr'] money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage.

Synonyms

  • gift
  • dowery
  • dowry

Antonyms

  • breastfeed
  • starve
  • bottlefeed
  • disinherit

3. dower

verb. ['ˈdaʊr'] furnish with an endowment.

Synonyms

  • give
  • gift
  • endow
  • present

Antonyms

  • stay
  • stand still
  • inelasticity
  • forbid
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