The outstanding performance of these domestic darlings though, may not last.
Recognize the reality that it is us, men, who are solely responsible for domestic violence against women.
Collins allegedly threw a cat, among other items, at her sleeping ex-fiancé during a domestic squabble.
Currently, our lawmakers are not doing enough to protect women from domestic gun violence.
On the domestic front, I believe John McCain would have focused much more laser-like on the economy.
The only thing that kid knew about domestic arts, was eating.
They were domestic sacrifices only, since the sacred things of the spouses were at home only.
He might be her equal some day, at present he was—her brother's guest and domestic.
Here we have a scene of domestic unhappiness in a Scottish home.
How can I tell you the cool manner in which he inspected our domestic arrangements?
early 15c., from Middle French domestique (14c.) and directly from Latin domesticus "belonging to the household," from domus "house," from PIE *domo-/*domu- "house, household" (cf. Sanskrit damah "house;" Avestan demana- "house;" Greek domos "house," despotes "master, lord;" Latin dominus "master of a household;" Old Church Slavonic domu, Russian dom "house;" Lithuanian dimstis "enclosed court, property;" Old English timber "building, structure"), from *dem-/*dom- "build."
It represents the usual Indo-European word for "house" (Italian, Spanish casa are from Latin casa "cottage, hut;" Germanic *hus is of obscure origin). The noun meaning "household servant" is 1530s (a sense also found in Old French domestique). Domestics, originally "articles of home manufacture," is attested from 1620s. Related: Domestically. Domestic violence is attested from 19c. as "revolution and insurrection;" 1977 as "spouse abuse, violence in the home."