What does housewifery mean?

Definitions for housewifery
ˈhaʊsˌwaɪ fə ri, -ˌwaɪf rihouse·wifery

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. housewifery(noun)

    the work of a housewife

Wiktionary

  1. housewifery(Noun)

    The state of being a housewife

  2. housewifery(Noun)

    Skills as a housewife or homemaker

Webster Dictionary

  1. Housewifery(noun)

    the business of the mistress of a family; female management of domestic concerns

How to pronounce housewifery?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say housewifery in sign language?

  1. housewifery

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of housewifery in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of housewifery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of housewifery in a Sentence

  1. Bernard Mandeville:

    There are many examples of women that have excelled in learning, and even in war, but this is no reason we should bring em all up to Latin and Greek or else military discipline, instead of needle-work and housewifery.

Images & Illustrations of housewifery

  1. housewifery

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