Regular work done in housekeeping, especially cleaning and tidying: I was busy doing housework when the doorbell rang
More example sentences
- There's only so much newsworthiness you can get out of laundry, cleaning, cooking, housework.
- Even daily activities such as general housework or playing with your kids can be a good opportunity to boost your fitness levels.
- In my experience, it would seem that the biggest problem facing new mothers is not housework but a general sense of isolation.
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