homemaker


home·mak·er

noun \ˈhōm-ˌmā-kər\

: a wife who does work (such as sewing, cleaning, or cooking) at home and usually does not have another job outside the home

Full Definition of HOMEMAKER

:  one who manages a household especially as a wife and mother
home·mak·ing \-kiŋ\ noun or adjective

Examples of HOMEMAKER

  1. TV commercials often show happy homemakers.

First Known Use of HOMEMAKER

1876

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