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synonyms for housewifery

  • housework
  • domestic science
  • home economy
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How to use housewifery in a sentence

Mrs. P. My housewifery is but small; but God gave me grace to go to the true church.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
Three steadinesses of good womanhood: keeping a steady tongue; a steady chastity; a steady housewifery.
ANCIENT IRISH POETRYVARIOUS
But, with true Maryland housewifery, she must personally see to all the details of the annual flitting.
DOROTHYEVELYN RAYMOND
Mandy had said truly that there wasn't a thing on the farm she didn't love to do, and the gift of housewifery ran in the family.
THE POWER AND THE GLORYGRACE MACGOWAN COOKE
It became an industrial society to help people to homes and teach practical farming, trades, and housewifery.
AMERICAN MISSIONARY - VOLUME 50, NO. 9, SEPTEMBER, 1896VARIOUS
The most useful and honourable knowledge and employment for the mother of a family is the science of good housewifery.
THE ESSAYS OF MONTAIGNE, COMPLETEMICHEL DE MONTAIGNE
A recluse shall not be liberal of other mens alms, for housewifery is Marthas part and not hers.
WOMAN UNDER MONASTICISMLINA ECKENSTEIN
I remember naught but that I wondered that you should prefer housewifery to pleasuring, answered Harriet gayly.
PEGGY OWEN AT YORKTOWNLUCY FOSTER MADISON
He stopped crying in order to watch them, for their housewifery interested him vastly.
THE WORKS OF GUY DE MAUPASSANT, VOLUME IV (OF 8)GUY DE MAUPASSANT
It must need careful housewifery to keep these poor creatures on two francs a day and make a profit for yourself.
IDLE IDEAS IN 1905JEROME K. JEROME
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HOUSEWIFERY

  • domestic science
  • home economy
  • housewifery
  • housework
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