Definition of housework in English:


Line breaks: house|work
Pronunciation: /ˈhaʊswəːk


[mass noun]
Regular work done in housekeeping, especially cleaning and tidying: she still does all the housework
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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