[hous-wahyf-lee] /ˈhaʊsˌwaɪf li/
of, like, or befitting a .
prudent and neat; domestic: housewifely virtues
[hous-wahy-fuh-ree, -wahyf-ree] /ˈhaʊsˌwaɪ fə ri, -ˌwaɪf ri/ noun 1. the function or work of a housewife; housekeeping.
/ˈhaʊsˌwaɪfɪ/ adjective 1. suitable for or typical of a housewife
- House wizard
(Probably from ad-agency tradetalk, “house freak”) A hacker occupying a technical-specialist, R&D, or systems position at a commercial shop. A really effective house wizard can have influence out of all proportion to his/her ostensible rank and still not have to wear a suit. Used especially of Unix wizards. The term “house guru” is equivalent. [Jargon […]
[hous-wurk] /ˈhaʊsˌwɜrk/ noun 1. the of cleaning, cooking, etc., to be done in housekeeping. /ˈhaʊsˌwɜːk/ noun 1. the work of running a home, such as cleaning, cooking, etc