Definition of Househusband

1. Noun. A husband who keeps house while his wife earns the family income.

Exact synonyms: House Husband
Generic synonyms: Hubby, Husband, Married Man



Definition of Househusband

1. Noun. A husband who remains in the homestead as housekeeper, as opposed to a housewife. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Househusband

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Househusband

household articles
household arts
household deities
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household god
household gods
household income
household linen
household name
household names
household products
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househunting
househusband (current term)
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housekeeping gene
housekeeping genes
housekeeping protein
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housel
houseled
houseleek

Literary usage of Househusband

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1. Women in Scientific Careers: Unleashing the Potential by Oecd, SourceOECD (Online service) (2006)
"... gender roles and labour distribution: the househusband is expected to do so-called "female" tasks, whereas the woman takes charge of the outside/public ..."

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