a widow holding property received from her deceased husband
- He used to be a servant of the Empress Dowager Cixi.
- The empress dowager gave orders to snuff out the crown prince.
- In spite of her age, the dowager looked forward to any excitement.
- She sent her little maid in to see if the dowager's meal had been served.
He espoused Eleanor, dowager of William Earl of Pembroke.出自： D. Hume
A marriage with their dowager aunt.出自： E. A. Freeman
The Dowager Duchess cuts the cake.出自： J. Grenfell