Definition of cottage industry
- this debate about sex and law became a cottage industry for feminist academics
- —Wendy Kaminer
weaving, pottery, and other cottage industries
: a system for making products to sell in which people work in their own homes and use their own equipment
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about cottage industry
What made you want to look up cottage industry? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).