houseperson

[ hous-pur-suh n ]
/ ˈhaʊsˌpɜr sən /

noun

someone who manages a household; househusband or housewife.

Nearby words

  1. houseman,
  2. housemaster,
  3. housemate,
  4. housemother,
  5. houseparent,
  6. housephone,
  7. houseplant,
  8. houseroom,
  9. houses of parliament,
  10. housesit

Origin of houseperson

First recorded in 1970–75; house(wife) + -person

Usage note

See -person.

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