Associations to the word «Dowager»

Wiktionary

DOWAGER, noun. A widow holding property or title derived from her late husband.
DOWAGER, noun. Any lady of dignified bearing.

Dictionary definition

DOWAGER, noun. A widow holding property received from her deceased husband.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope