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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A married woman in charge of a home. (plural)

Usage examples (35)
  • I think the only series with multiple housewives is New Jersey.
  • The main photo for the story depicted the six "housewives" -- that'd be Jill Zarin, Bethenny Frankel, Ramona Singer,
  • When asked why they are participating in the show, the "housewives" - some of whom are widowed or divorced - give one of two answers.
  • ULABY: One of the so-called housewives sees this match as worse than ridiculous. for more
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