Thesaurus

household

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of household

  1. 1 of or relating to a household or family he spent the weekend at home, helping with household chores Synonyms familial, domesticRelated Words homelike, homelyAntonyms nondomestic, nonfamilial

  2. 2 often observed or encountered “ozone” is now a household word, thanks to global warming Synonyms common or garden [chiefly British], commonplace, everyday, familiar, frequent, garden-variety, common, ordinary, quotidian, routine, ubiquitous, usualRelated Words normal, regular, standard; de rigueur, mandatory, obligatory; general, universal; ceaseless, constant, continual, continuous, incessant, unceasing; endemic, popular, prevailing, prevalent, rampant; perennial, recurrent, repeatedNear Antonyms aberrant, abnormal, irregular, unnatural; intermittent, occasional, sporadicAntonyms extraordinary, infrequent, rare, seldom, uncommon, unfamiliar, unusual


household

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of household

  1. those who live as a family in one house a household that consists of a single mom, her two kids, and her widowed mother Synonyms extended family, home, house, ménage Related Words blood, folks, kin, kindred, kinfolk (or kinfolks), kinsfolk, kith; brood; nuclear family; clan, community



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up household? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

lethargy or dullness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!