Definition of Hausfrau

1. Noun. (informal) A traditional housewife. ¹



2. Noun. (alternative capitalization of Hausfrau) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hausfrau

1. a housewife [n -FRAUS or -FRAUEN] - See also: housewife

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hausfrau

hauntedness
haunter
haunters
haunting
hauntingly
hauntingness
hauntings
haunts
hauriant
haurient
hause
haused
hausen
hausens
hauses
hausfrau (current term)
hausfrauen
hausfraus
hausing
hausmannite
haustella
haustellata
haustellate
haustellates
haustellum
haustoria
haustorial
haustra
haustra coli

Literary usage of Hausfrau

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1. The Good housekeeping hostess: entertainments for all seasons and occasions (1904)
"... of spontaneous merriment, and if even that joy has its note of sadness, so much the better. A hausfrau LUNCHEON By Mary ... It was called a hausfrau ..."

2. Fennia by Suomen maantieteellinen seura (1890)
"er in den Hof des Hauses und ruft der hausfrau, welche in der Stube buttert, ... Die hausfrau lässt ihre Arbeit unvollendet im Stich und eilt mit einer ..."

3. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1870)
"Every morning, whether we liked it or not, our hausfrau had the floors of our ... We were strange folk, unused to German hausfrau ways, but that was not any ..."

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