househusband househusband

Definition(s):

  • (n) a husband who keeps house while his wife earns the family income

Usage(s):

  1. With his wife away so much, Anthony is also something of a househusband, an arrangement that has made the pair into something of a model for the modern Kenyan couple.
  2. The practice can be enlightening and often demoralizing to the househusband.
  3. Reading circles, summer days at the municipal pool, desperate housewives and, in this case, a desperate househusband.

News

  • Don Draper's rival

    The first time Kevin Rahm stepped into a popular TV series mid-run, he knew he’d be playing a major character. That was in 2005 during CBS’ “Judging Amy.” But Rahm’s next two big TV roles on mature series — gay househusband Lee McDermott on the ABC smash “Desperate Housewives...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: New York Post

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