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Definition of Housekeeping

Housekeeping

  1. The state of occupying a dwelling house as a householder.
  2. Care of domestic concerns; management of a house and home affairs.
  3. Hospitality; a liberal and hospitable table; a supply of provisions.
  4. Domestic; used in a family; as, housekeeping commodities.

Housekeeping Quotations

There are practical little things in housekeeping which no man really understands.
Eleanor Roosevelt

I felt I'd earned the Good Housekeeping Seal when I designed an oval-shaped spaghetti pot, because spaghetti is long.
Rachael Ray

Earth as an ecosystem stands out in the all of the universe. There's no place that we know about that can support life as we know it, not even our sister planet, Mars, where we might set up housekeeping someday, but at great effort and trouble we have to recreate the things we take for granted here.
Sylvia Earle

When you come to a hotel room, you want it to be grand, functional and beautiful. But you don't want things that are not useful. Sometimes you go to hotels and there are all these frames and pictures of people you don't know, and you end up hiding everything in the drawer, and then housekeeping come and put it out again.
Diane von Furstenberg

Housekeeping ain't no joke.
Louisa May Alcott
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Housekeeping Translations

housekeeping in German is Haushaltung
housekeeping in Spanish is gobierno de la casa
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