What is another word for dowery?
[ dˈa͡ʊəɹi], [ dˈaʊəɹi], [ d_ˈaʊ_ə_ɹ_i]
Related words: dowry, marriage dowery, doweries, dower and dowry, dower definition
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Synonyms for Dowery:
n.• dower (noun)
Other synonyms:• Other relevant words (noun):
- marriage portion,
How to use "Dowery" in context?
Widower's dowery is a legal term that refers to the portion of a husband's estate that is set aside for his widow. The dowery usually consists of a set amount of money, property, or other assets. Historically, doweries were a way of giving a woman financial security after her husband's death. Today, doweries are still considered an important part of a widow's estate planning. There are a number of factors that can influence the amount of dowery a widow is granted, including the wealth and marital status of her deceased husband.
Homophones for Dowery:
- dory, darrow, detour, dreary, dura, deer, diary, drey, deodar, doorway, derriere, drawee, dare, drear, dither, dodder, Dr., doura, dewar, dyer, didder, drier, dead air, dryer, dairy, diarrhoea, dowry, draw, door, dari, dearie, dower, drawer, dietary, dior, durra, dry, duty tour, dray, doddery, draw away, Diarrhea, dodderer, durio, deter, death row, deary, durer, drew, Dieter, datura, dourah, dire, doer, death adder, dour, deere, dear.
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