Definition of stay-at-home in English:

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stay-at-home

noun

informal
A person who prefers to be at home rather than to travel, socialize, or go out to work: her son was a real stay-at-home [as modifier]: working and stay-at-home mums
More example sentences
  • I like being a stay-at-home dad who still works.
  • Men like her character because she's a stay-at-home mom.
  • I've always envisioned him as an excellent stay-at-home parent.

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