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homemaker Line breaks: home|maker
Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊmmeɪkə/

Definition of homemaker in English:


chiefly North American
A person, especially a woman, who manages a home.
Example sentences
  • The panel was an interesting mix of college students, government officers, lawyers, and homemakers.
  • Most of my students are office workers, or writers, or homemakers.
  • A group of Japanese homemakers approached a local farmer with the idea of making a financial commitment to the farm in exchange for fruits and vegetables grown just the way they liked.


Example sentences
  • I think housekeeping is closely linked to homemaking.
  • Something went wrong with their education if they think the world was a better place when their only option was homemaking - a fine choice, if that's what you want to do.
  • Later in life, shy women fare better than shy men, presumably because traditional roles such as marriage and homemaking place them in fewer stressful and novel situations.
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