huswife

n.

see housewife.


Nearby words

  1. hustle,
  2. hustle up,
  3. hustler,
  4. huston,
  5. huston, john,
  6. husák,
  7. hut,
  8. hut circle,
  9. hutch,
  10. hutcheson

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for huswife

  • Shall the free Princess be the huswife of a yellow Baltic dwarf?

    Joan of the Sword Hand|S(amuel) R(utherford) Crockett
  • Carding and spinning were common duties of the huswife and her daughters.

  • Rachel began filling the huswife with needles, and John went on with his packing.

    Verner's Pride|Mrs. Henry Wood
  • Dr. Beaumont's finances were now in such a state as compelled him to huswife his hospitality.