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.