Synonyms for Housekeeping:


artificial intelligence, stewardship, hotel administration, domestic science, batch, husbandry, home economy, authentication, authoring, alpha test, access time, background processing, ai, A-D conversion, ABEND, housewifery. strategy, tactic, plot, blueprint, planning, conspiracy, arrangements, plan, agreement, preparation. hotel, room service, minibar, full board, hospitality tray, order up, room and board, bed-and-breakfast, board. domesticated, cleanliness, cleaning, elbow grease, house husband, KP, homemaker, housebroken. act (noun)
household management (noun)
housewifery, housework, home economy, domestic science.
housekeeping (noun)
housework (noun)

Other synonyms:

elbow grease, full board, minibar, cleaning, homemaker, house husband, room service, hospitality tray, cleanliness, KP, room and board. bed-and-breakfast, domesticated, housebroken, order up, husbandry. hotel. board. Other relevant words:
housebroken, homemaker, cleanliness, domestic science, home economy, board, husbandry, stewardship, domesticated, housewifery, KP, hotel.

Usage examples for housekeeping

  1. I don't see why it isn't sensible: you will be living exactly as you were before you married, as to home affairs; and since it was a good thing for you to know something about housekeeping then, I can't imagine why you shouldn't go on with it now, since it makes me miserable, and I am wasting a fine business talent while I do it. – Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  2. Carpenters have small patience with women and their housekeeping habits. – Rainbow Hill by Josephine Lawrence
  3. No, thank goodness- I left American housekeeping in America. – The Standard Household-Effect Company From "Literature and Life" by William Dean Howells