Word Origin for dawney
Examples from the Web for dawney
Dawney hooked his thumbs into his waistcoat: "You won't see the sun for three days yet, if I can help it."
Dawney turned to her; a heavy furrow showed between his brows.
"Then you'd forgive her, sir, whatever happened," Dawney said.
Towards the end of the second day he was able to get up; Dawney found him sitting on the bed in shirt and trousers.
Dawney had answered: "If you had your way there would be no Society."