house husband

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Noun1.house husband - a husband who keeps house while his wife earns the family incomehouse husband - a husband who keeps house while his wife earns the family income
hubby, husband, married man - a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
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We existed before house husbands and computer dating and sheltered accommodation was where you waited for a bus.
Almost 47 percent of Australian television drama is produced in Victoria including popular series Offspring, House Husbands and Wentworth.
In contrast, the report found that house husbands are generally much less happy.
Before easy divorce, house husbands, maternity leave, disposable nappies, dual careers, computers, young men with earrings and old men with ponytails.
We existed before house husbands, computer dating, dual careers and when a meaningful relationship meant getting along with cousins.
We are increasingly seeing more house husbands," says Relate counsellor Denise Knowles, "but society still views them as a novelty.
Professor Rennie warned the strain of staying at home could take its toll on men who have no choice about becoming house husbands.
If God had wanted house husbands he wouldn't have made men look silly in aprons.