Definition of 'housekeeping'
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Example sentences containing 'housekeeping'
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He has stopped giving me housekeeping money. The Sun (2017)He has stopped giving me housekeeping money. The Sun (2017)She agreed to save money from the housekeeping and pay me back in instalments. The Sun (2008)This was not greed but good housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That the company is faring so well is not solely because of good housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Good financial housekeeping may not be the most enjoyable pastime but it can be satisfying. The Sun (2012)Birmingham twice dodged those problems by good housekeeping but at times it was a close call. The Sun (2010)And men say finding an intelligent companion and real partner matters much more than good cooking and housekeeping skills. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He gave her 80 a week housekeeping money. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The ex-PM was proud of her good housekeeping. The Sun (2013)Now it is about that old bourgeois value, good housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Because this is exactly the sort of good housekeeping he is expecting from Keegan. The Sun (2008)I remember trying to give her housekeeping money from my first wage packet. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We will bring good housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I would receive a small amount from it for each week 's housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I feel they'll grow up lacking respect and basic housekeeping skills. The Sun (2009)Rather, his short-term focus is on good housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But with income in excess of 3 billion, what is required is good housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I'm pretty good at housekeeping. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The most basic housekeeping skills - such as working out a weekly budget and sticking to it - seem to have eluded us. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The government just rake in the money and pretend it's all due to good housekeeping, when in fact we are paying more through indirect taxation. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'housekeeping'
Used Occasionally. housekeeping is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'housekeeping'
British English: housekeeping NOUN
Housekeeping is the work and organization involved in running a home, including the shopping and cleaning.
I thought that cooking and housekeeping were unimportant, easy tasks.
Definition of housekeeping from the Collins English Dictionary
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