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  1. a paid employee in a home, as a maid or cook.
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Origin of houseworker

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for houseworker

Historical Examples

  • If she employs a houseworker, she must be able to plan the work of her helper.

    The Canadian Girl at Work

    Marjory MacMurchy

  • The old type of houseworker has cost us more than we have realized.