Definitions for lady of the house

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

la′dy of the house′(n.)

  1. the female head of a household.

Origin of lady of the house:

1785–95

Princeton's WordNet

  1. housewife, homemaker, lady of the house, woman of the house(noun)

    a wife who manages a household while her husband earns the family income

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