Definitions for domesticdəˈmɛs tɪk
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
of or pertaining to the home, family, or household affairs.
devoted to home life.
of or pertaining to one's own or a particular country as apart from other countries:
produced within one's own country; native.
(n.)a household servant.
Usu., domestics. items produced in one's own country.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of domestic:
1515–25; (< MF domestique) < L domesticus, der. of domus house
domestic, domestic help, house servant(adj)
a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household
of concern to or concerning the internal affairs of a nation
"domestic issues such as tax rate and highway construction"
of or relating to the home
"domestic servant"; "domestic science"
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"
converted or adapted to domestic use
"domestic animals"; "domesticated plants like maize"
produced in a particular country
"domestic wine"; "domestic oil"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
relating to family and home
domestic life; domestic violence; domestic appliances
domestic affairs; a domestic airline
A house servant; a maid.
A domestic dispute, whether verbal or violent
Of or relating to the home.
Of or relating to activities normally associated with the home, wherever they actually occur.
Kept by someone, for example as a farm animal or a pet.
Internal to a specific country.
Origin: From domesticus, from domus.
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
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
remaining much at home; devoted to home duties or pleasures; as, a domestic man or woman
living in or near the habitations of man; domesticated; tame as distinguished from wild; as, domestic animals
made in one's own house, nation, or country; as, domestic manufactures, wines, etc
one who lives in the family of an other, as hired household assistant; a house servant
articles of home manufacture, especially cotton goods
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'domestic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1487
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'domestic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2725
Rank popularity for the word 'domestic' in Adjectives Frequency: #178
Translations for domestic
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
of or in the house or home
a domestic servant; domestic utensils.
- بَيْتي، مَنْزِليArabic
- domésticoPortuguese (BR)
- huslig; hus-; hjemme-Danish
- kodu-, majapidamis-Estonian
- de maisonFrench
- mengenai rumahIndonesian
- domestico, casalingoItalian
- namų, naminisLithuanian
- mājas-; mājsaimniecības-Latvian
- dalam rumahMalay
- hus-, hjemme-Norwegian
- كورنى، داخلى: ابل (اهلى يا تابعPashto
- domestic, casnicRomanian
- домашний; бытовойRussian
- gospodinjski, hišenSlovenian
- hus-, hushålls-, hem-Swedish
- eve ait, aile hayatı ile ilgiliTurkish
- 家裡的Chinese (Trad.)
- хатній, домашнійUkrainian
- thuộc về trong nhàVietnamese
- 家里的Chinese (Simp.)
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