(Law) A spouse's legal entitlement, during his or her lifetime, to a share of a deceased spouse's real estate or other property.
The definition of a dot is a very small spot or mark or a spot, period or mark used in letters or for punctuation.
That with which something is endowed; specif., any bequest or gift that provides an income for an institution or person
(Law) A disposition of property, or the act of granting it.
(Law) An arrangement by which a husband grants real property to his wife for her use after his death
The part of a meal or quantity of food served to a person; serving; helping
Find another word for dowry. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dowry, like: marriage portion, dower, bride's share, tocher (Scottish), dot, endowment, settlement, property, dowery, bridal gift and jointure.