Definitions for domesticdəˈmɛs tɪk

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(1.00 / 1 vote)

  1. domestic, domestic help, house servant(adj)

    a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household

  2. domestic(adj)

    of concern to or concerning the internal affairs of a nation

    "domestic issues such as tax rate and highway construction"

  3. domestic(adj)

    of or relating to the home

    "domestic servant"; "domestic science"

  4. domestic(adj)

    of or involving the home or family

    "domestic worries"; "domestic happiness"; "they share the domestic chores"; "everything sounded very peaceful and domestic"; "an author of blood-and-thunder novels yet quite domestic in his taste"

  5. domestic, domesticated(adj)

    converted or adapted to domestic use

    "domestic animals"; "domesticated plants like maize"

  6. domestic(adj)

    produced in a particular country

    "domestic wine"; "domestic oil"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. domestic(Noun)

    A house servant; a maid.

  2. domestic(Noun)

    A domestic dispute, whether verbal or violent

  3. domestic(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the home.

  4. domestic(Adjective)

    Of or relating to activities normally associated with the home, wherever they actually occur.

  5. domestic(Adjective)

    Kept by someone, for example as a farm animal or a pet.

  6. domestic(Adjective)

    Internal to a specific country.

  7. Origin: From domesticus, from domus.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Domestic(adj)

    of or pertaining to one's house or home, or one's household or family; relating to home life; as, domestic concerns, life, duties, cares, happiness, worship, servants

  2. Domestic(adj)

    of or pertaining to a nation considered as a family or home, or to one's own country; intestine; not foreign; as, foreign wars and domestic dissensions

  3. Domestic(adj)

    remaining much at home; devoted to home duties or pleasures; as, a domestic man or woman

  4. Domestic(adj)

    living in or near the habitations of man; domesticated; tame as distinguished from wild; as, domestic animals

  5. Domestic(adj)

    made in one's own house, nation, or country; as, domestic manufactures, wines, etc

  6. Domestic(noun)

    one who lives in the family of an other, as hired household assistant; a house servant

  7. Domestic(noun)

    articles of home manufacture, especially cotton goods

  8. Origin: [L. domesticus, fr. domus use: cf. F. domestique. See 1st Dome.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'domestic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1487

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'domestic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2725

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'domestic' in Adjectives Frequency: #178

Translations for domestic

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • منزليArabic
  • домашна помощница, питомен, семеен, домашен, местенBulgarian
  • interior, domèsticCatalan, Valencian
  • tuzemský, domácíCzech
  • Domestik, DomestikeGerman
  • οικιακόςGreek
  • empleada domestica, empleada, nacional, malos tratosSpanish
  • kotimaan, koti, kotitalous, perhe, kotiapulainen, sisäasiat, sisä-, sisäinen, kotimainen, piika, kesy, perheriitaFinnish
  • conjugal, familial, national, domestique, intestin, intérieurFrench
  • פנימי, ביתיHebrew
  • belföldi, hazai, háziHungarian
  • տնային, հայրենական, ընտանիArmenian
  • domestica, domesticoItalian
  • 国内Japanese
  • 국내, 가정의Korean
  • ناوخۆKurdish
  • tara-ā-whareMāori
  • фамилијарен, домашен, семеен, куќен помошник, домашно, куќна момошничкаMacedonian
  • domestik, bela jinakMalay
  • bílaʼashdlaʼii bilį́į́ʼNavajo, Navaho
  • domowy, krajowyPolish
  • empregada, domesticado, doméstico, doméstica, empregada doméstica, nacional, domesticadaPortuguese
  • ме́стный, оте́чественный, дома́шний, вну́треннийRussian

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