EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DOWRY
Accept them for a dowry; and allow me to claim one privilege in return.
The dowry left to me by my father was ample enough for the dowry of a nun.
The bridegroom is nevertheless obliged to pay the dowry demanded.
To the husband, the wife tenders no dowry; but the husband, to the wife.
In 1836 he married Angele Sicardot, who brought him a dowry of ten thousand francs.
Such a marriage, O Mohammad, and such a honeymoon, and such a dowry!
It should be mentioned that he had not asked for one sou of dowry.
Beauty should be the dowry of every man and woman, as invariably as sensation; but it is rare.
No money is to be given or taken as a dowry, or to be lent on interest.
Perhaps it is merely a story of a miser and his daughter's dowry.