Synonyms for dower

Synonyms for (noun) dower

Synonyms: dower

Definition: a life estate to which a wife is entitled on the death of her husband

Similar words: estate for life, life estate

Definition: (law) an estate whose duration is limited to the life of the person holding it


Synonyms: dower, dowery, dowry, portion

Definition: money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage

Similar words: gift

Definition: something acquired without compensation

Synonyms for (verb) dower

Synonyms: endow, dower

Definition: furnish with an endowment

Usage: When she got married, she got dowered

Similar words: gift, give, present

Definition: give as a present; make a gift of

Usage: What will you give her for her birthday?