Housewifery Definition

Define what is Housewifery?

1. housewifery (noun)

the work of a housewife.

    Hypernyms

    work noun
    activity directed toward making or doing something.

    Nearby Terms

    housework (noun)
    the work of cleaning and running a house

    housewrecker (noun)
    a wrecker of houses

    housing (noun)
    structures collectively in which people are housed

    Housing and Urban Development (noun)
    the United States federal department that administers federal programs dealing with better housing and urban renewal; created in 1965

    housing commissioner (noun)
    a commissioner in charge of public housing

    housing development (noun)
    a residential area of similar dwellings built by property developers and usually under a single management

    housing estate (noun)
    a residential area where the houses were all planned and built at the same time

    housing industry (noun)
    an industry that builds housing

    housing project (noun)
    a housing development that is publicly funded and administered for low-income families

    housing start (noun)
    the act of starting to construct a house

    Housman (noun)
    English poet (1859-1936)

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    the largest city in Texas; located in southeastern Texas near the Gulf of Mexico; site of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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    one species; east Asian low-growing plant of wet places

    Houyhnhnm (noun)
    one of a race of intelligent horses who ruled the Yahoos in a novel by Jonathan Swift

    Houyhnhnms (noun)
    a land imagined by Jonathan Swift where intelligent horses ruled the Yahoos