Definition of homemaker in English:

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homemaker

Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊmmeɪkə/

noun

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.

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