Definition of Dowered

1. Adjective. Supplied with a dower or dowry.

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Definition of Dowered

1. p. a. Furnished with, or as with, dower or a marriage portion.

Definition of Dowered

1. Verb. (past of dower) ¹

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Definition of Dowered

1. dower [v] - See also: dower

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dowered

dowdinesses
dowds
dowdy
dowdyish
dowdyism
dowdyisms
dowed
dowel
dowel pin
doweled
doweling
dowelled
dowelling
dowels
dower
dowered (current term)
doweries
dowering
dowerless
dowers
dowery
dowf
dowfness
dowie
dowier
dowiest
dowing
dowitcher
dowitchers
dowl

Literary usage of Dowered

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1. An American Anthology, 1787-1900: Selections Illustrating the Editor's by Edmund Clarence Stedman (1900)
"Still, dusk or dawning, art thou blest, О Fortune's darling, dowered with rest ! Calm vision of the world ; our feet to urge On to ideal far-set goals; ..."

2. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"... yellow-dowered composite with heads 1-1 '.. in. across, composed of a small disk and about 20 rather slender rays. This plant is known to flower-seed ..."

3. All the Russias: Travels and Studies in Contemporary European Russia by Henry Norman (1903)
"... OO of those who declare them •«liat, therefore, that no true em circumstances, to embitter -" especially to those among *!v*'8B dowered Bride- ^ w ^ . ..."

4. Japan at First Hand: Her Islands, Their People, the Picturesque, the Real by Joseph Ignatius Constantine Clarke (1918)
"... charm—Miyanoshita—In Cha Kago to Hakone—A Hot Springs siesta—Nara, the beautiful—Kyoto the many-dowered of art and nature—A boat ride in the dark. ..."

5. A Complete Word and Phrase Concordance to the Poems and Songs of Robert by J. B. Reid (1889)
"... -'d [well-dowered]. Weel-featur'd, weel-tocher'd, weel mounted and braw ; S. There's л youth t Ronalds ..."

6. Chronicles of the City of Perugia, 1492-1503 by Francesco Maturanzio (1905)
"Thus you may conceive that in that time our city was richly dowered and full of men all well gifted in mind and body, but on the other hand it abounded too ..."

7. Sketches in Crude Oil: Some Accidents and Incidents of the Petroleum by John James McLaurin (1896)
"... George V. Forman is richly dowered with the qualities of business-leadership. His influence in the oil-country was not limited to one corner or district ..."

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