Definition of Dowfness
1. dullness [n -ES] - See also: dullness
Lexicographical Neighbors of Dowfness
dowfness (current term)
Literary usage of Dowfness
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Songstresses of Scotland by Sarah Tytler, Jean L. Watson (1871)
"Dool, dule, sorrow, woe, alas! Darty, pettish, saucy. Douce, sedate. Dow, do, seeks to do. dowfness, melancholy. Dowie, dull, spiritless. ..."