[ hous-pur-suh n ]
/ ˈhaʊsˌpɜr sən /


someone who manages a household; househusband or housewife.


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Origin of houseperson

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

usage note for houseperson

See -person. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020