housekeep

verb house·keep \ ˈhau̇s-ˌkēp \

Definition of housekeep

housekept play \ˈhau̇s-ˌkept\; housekeeping
intransitive verb
:to perform the routine duties (such as cooking and cleaning) of managing a house

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Origin and Etymology of housekeep

back-formation from housekeeper


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