househusband

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noun house·hus·band \ˈhau̇s-ˌhəz-bənd\

Definition of househusband

  1. :  a husband who does housekeeping usually while his wife earns the family income

1955

First Known Use of househusband

1955


HOUSEHUSBAND Defined for English Language Learners

househusband

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noun house·hus·band \ˈhau̇s-ˌhəz-bənd\

Definition of househusband for English Language Learners

  • : a married man who stays at home, does cleaning, cooking, etc., and does not have another job outside the home


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