Housekeeping Definition

Define what is Housekeeping?

1. housekeeping, housework (noun)

the work of cleaning and running a house.

    Synonyms: housework
    Hypernyms

    work noun
    activity directed toward making or doing something.

    Nearby Terms

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    lights that illuminate the audience's part of a theater or other auditorium

    housemaid (noun)
    a female domestic

    housemaid's knee (noun)
    swelling of the bursa in the knee (due to trauma or excessive kneeling)

    houseman (noun)
    an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)

    housemaster (noun)
    teacher in charge of a school boardinghouse

    housemate (noun)
    someone who resides in the same house with you

    housemother (noun)
    a woman employed as a chaperon in a residence for young people

    housepaint (noun)
    paint used to cover the exterior woodwork of a house

    houseplant (noun)
    any of a variety of plants grown indoors for decorative purposes

    houseroom (noun)
    space for accommodation in a house

    Houses of Parliament (noun)
    the building in which the House of Commons and the House of Lords meet

    housetop (noun)
    the roof of a house

    housewarming (noun)
    a party of people assembled to celebrate moving into a new home

    housewife (noun)
    a wife who manages a household while her husband earns the family income

    housewifely (adjective satellite)
    related or suited to a housewife