noun. ['ˈdaʊri'] money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage.
- bad luck
- good luck
Words that Rhyme with Dowry
How do you pronounce dowry?
Pronounce dowry as ˈdaʊri.
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Example sentences of the word dowry
1. Noun, singular or mass
Thus each daughter had a dowry and was saved from a life of prostitution.