from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A married man who manages the household as his main occupation and whose wife usually earns the family income.
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- n. A husband who remains in the homestead as housekeeper, as opposed to a housewife.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a husband who keeps house while his wife earns the family income
house(wife) + husband.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)