housekeeper

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noun house·keep·er \ˈhau̇s-ˌkē-pər\

Definition of housekeeper

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

  2. 2 :  housewife 1

Examples of housekeeper in a sentence

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

1607

First Known Use of housekeeper

1607


HOUSEKEEPER Defined for English Language Learners

housekeeper

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noun house·keep·er \ˈhau̇s-ˌkē-pər\

Definition of housekeeper for English Language Learners

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


HOUSEKEEPER Defined for Kids

housekeeper

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noun house·keep·er \ˈhau̇s-ˌkē-pər\

Definition of housekeeper for Students

  1. :  a person employed to take care of a house



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