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housekeeper

noun house·keep·er \-ˌkē-pər\

: a person whose job is to manage the cooking, cleaning, etc., in a house

Full Definition of HOUSEKEEPER

1
:  one employed to manage the domestic duties involved in maintaining a house
2
:  housewife 1

Examples of HOUSEKEEPER

  1. <the bachelor doctor could easily afford to hire a housekeeper to cook and clean>

First Known Use of HOUSEKEEPER

1607

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