Definition of dower

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • dower is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 9
  • dower is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 9
  • dower is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 9

Definition of dower


  • money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. dowery
    2. dowry
    3. portion
  • furnish with an endowment (verb)

    Examples

    1. When she got married, she got dowered

    Synonyms

    1. endow
  • a life estate to which a wife is entitled on the death of her husband (noun)

See definition of dower in Merriam Webster

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