Pronunciation of Household
/hˈa͡ʊshə͡ʊld/, /hˈaʊshəʊld/, /h_ˈaʊ_s_h_əʊ_l_d/
Synonyms for household:
Other synonyms and related words:
dwelling, homely, residential, Familiar, class, dwelling house, base, kinsfolk, business firm, domicile, sign, mansion, abode, housing, domiciliary, fellowship, everyday, domesticity, theatre, population, category, nursing home, kinfolk, firm, domestic, family line, house, rest home, quotidian, commonplace, habitation, frequent, home plate, phratry, mob, simple, planetary house, kin, ordinary, folk, family unit, common, theater, menage, colony, garden-variety, plate, place, commune, familial.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
domiciliary, housing, domesticity.
domestic establishment (noun)
house, menage, family unit.
Usage examples for household:
- Two great events had occurred in the Marneffe household. - "Cousin Betty", Honore de Balzac.
- Enter running, a Man of the household of King Darniak. - "Dramatic Technique", George Pierce Baker.
- You can imagine how attractive she found the whole household. - "Penny Plain", Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas).