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housewares

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noun plural house·wares \ˈhau̇s-ˌwerz\

Simple Definition of housewares

  • : small things (such as cooking utensils or lamps) that are used in a house

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of housewares

  1. :  furnishings for a house; especially :  small articles of household equipment (as cooking utensils)

1898

First Known Use of housewares

1898


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