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househusband

[hous-huhz-buh nd] /ˈhaʊsˌhʌz bənd/
noun
1.
a man whose spouse works and who stays home to manage their household.
Origin of househusband
1965-1970
First recorded in 1965-70; house(wife) + husband
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British Dictionary definitions for househusband

househusband

/ˈhaʊsˌhʌzbənd/
noun
1.
a married man who keeps house, usually without having paid employment
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