Find another word for housework. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for housework, like: baking, cleaning, housewifery, housecleaning, spring-cleaning, window-washing, sweeping, cooking, dusting, mopping and washing.
Housework was a pleasant pastime.
Sure, he says he wants a woman who doesn't work out of the home, but he thinks she should spend all her time doing housework and raising children.
No other guests were due to arrive for a few days and with the housework up to date, thanks to the temporary help of Janet, the Deans decided to try out the fresh snow on the cross country trails on Red Mountain.
Convicts in the prison are usually employed in the manufacture of articles that are not extensively made elsewhere in the state, such as carriages, harness, furniture and brooms. The inmates of the state school for boys receive instruction in farming, carpentry, tailoring, laundry work, and various other trades and occupations; and the girls in the state industrial school are trained in housework, laundering, dressmaking, &c. Paupers are cared for chiefly by the towns and cities, those wholly dependent being placed in almshouses and those only partially dependent receiving aid at their homes.
Modern American family values commonly embrace the concept that child-rearing, housework and contributing to the family income should be shared between couples.