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domestic

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of domestic

  1. 1 of or relating to a household or family the surest way to maintain domestic peace and harmony is to have everyone pitch in on chores Synonyms of domestic familial, household Words Related to domestic homelike, homely Antonyms of domestic nondomestic, nonfamilial

  2. 2 changed from the wild state so as to become useful and obedient to humans domestic animals in a barnyard Synonyms of domestic tame, domesticated, tamedWords Related to domestic broken, halterbroken, housebroken, trained; docile, familiar, gentle, semidomesticated; subdued, submissiveNear Antonyms of domestic unbroken, untrained; wildishAntonyms of domestic feral, nondomesticated, savage, undomesticated, untamed, wild

  3. 3 belonging to a particular place by birth or origin the domestic bird population has been virtually wiped out by the brown tree snake Synonyms of domestic aboriginal, autochthonous, born, native, endemic, indigenousWords Related to domestic local, regional; originalNear Antonyms of domestic imported, introduced, transplanted; alien, exotic, foreign, strange; expatriate, immigrantAntonyms of domestic nonindigenous, nonnative


domestic

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of domestic

  1. a person hired to perform household or personal services working as a team, the man and his wife hired themselves out as domestics for wealthy homeowners Synonyms of domestic daily [British], servant, flunky (also flunkey or flunkie), lackey, menial, retainer, slavey, stewardWords Related to domestic butler, footman, groom, houseboy, houseman, majordomo, man, manservant, servitor, valet; handmaiden (also handmaid), housekeeper, housemaid, lady-in-waiting, maid, maidservant, wench, woman; assistant, attendant, companion, factotum, follower; dogsbody [chiefly British], drudge, gofer (or gopher)Near Antonyms of domestic boss, captain, chief, foreman, head, headman, helmsman, kingpin, leader, taskmasterAntonyms of domestic master, mistress



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