Housekeeper

House"keep`er

(?), n. 1. One who occupies a house with his family; a householder; the master or mistress of a family. Locke.
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2. One who does, or oversees, the work of keeping house; as, his wife is a good housekeeper; often, a woman hired to superintend the servants of a household and manage the ordinary domestic affairs.
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3. One who exercises hospitality, or has a plentiful and hospitable household. [Obs.] Sir H. Wotton.
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4. One who keeps or stays much at home. [R.]
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You are manifest housekeeper.
Shak.
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5. A house dog. [Obs.] Shak.
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