- 复数: dowries;
If a young woman did not have a dowry, she went into domestic service.
His family hoped that his bride would bring a large dowry.
The money from her dowry was invested in her mother's store.
With his wife's dowry , the young attorney was able to open a law office.
The dowry ownership owned by wivesinfluences the people around them deeply.
I had to give back a portion of the dowry after the divorce.
The cost of the wedding can be viewed as an outgrowth of the dowry custom.
The dowry will be enough for her old age had she not spent it irrationally.
Her father gave her the two books he had written as her dowry.
You will receive a dowry and make me an equal partner?
When demands for dowry are not met , the bride is 19 torture, and often even killed.
当嫁妆不符要求时, 新娘19.易受折磨, 甚至被杀害.
As a wife , the woman was protected by the setting up of a dowry or decimum.
The marriage contract should specify all unmarried couples property, dowry and fiance fiancee industries.
婚约中要写明未婚夫妇的全部财产 、 未婚妻的嫁妆和未婚夫的产业.
As long as there dowry, they can buy many things.
The dowry of my wife was very little in that age.
A GREat dowry is a bed full of brambles.
A natural endowment or gift a dowry.
Never will she measure his love by the dowry he give her.
The Lambo ( second one ) also part of the dowry!
Although ours has been so pure and poor That you can take them no great dowry.
——英汉 - 翻译样例 - 文学
My father - in - law's portion of the dowry was seven cows.
我 岳父 给我的嫁妆是起头奶牛.
My father portioned the car to my sister's fiance for the dowry.
How could I utter for shame that I keep for dowry this poverty.
How could I utter for shame that I keep for my dowry this poverty.
1. money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage