adjective Scot. and North England.
Related formsdow·i·ly, adverbdow·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for dowie
But what Dowie seemed to see was the lamp of life relighted and the first flickering flame strengthening to a glow.
But Dowie knew the words did not tell her everything she was to hear.
Dowie tried not to watch her too obviously, but she could scarcely keep her eyes from her.
They had become friends and Dowie knew she might write to her and ask for information and advice.
"You and Dowie are going to take care of me," she said quiet and low and with a childish kindness.