See more synonyms for dow on Thesaurus.com verb (used without object), dowed or dought [dout] /daʊt/, dow·ing. Scot. and North England.
- to be able.
- to thrive; prosper; do well.
Origin of dow1
before 900; Middle English dowen, doghen, Old English dugan
to be worthy; cognate with German taugen;
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British Dictionary definitions for dowing
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