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English to Chinese Dictionary (1-1 of 1)

housewife
[ˈhaʊswaɪf]
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  • 家庭主妇,家庭妇女

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Chinese to English Dictionary (1-5 of 6)

煮妇(煮婦)
[zhǔfù]
  • a new fashionable term which is from its homonym 主妇 (housewife) meaning a woman, usually a housewife, who cooks for the family

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主妇疲劳综合征(主婦疲勞綜合徵)
[zhǔ fù pí láo zōng hé zhēng]
  • tired housewife syndrome

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家庭主妇(家庭主婦)
[jiātíngzhǔfù]
  • 1. housewife
  • 2. stay-at-home-mom
  • 3. homemaker

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管家婆
[guǎnjiāpó]
  • 1. An archaic term for a senior maid managing the household duties of a rich family.
  • 2. A humorous title for a housewife.

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主妇(主婦)
[zhǔfù]
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  • housewife; hostess

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Macmillan Dictionary - Simpler Definitions (1-1 of 1)

housewife
[ˈhaʊsˌwaɪf]
  • a woman who does not work outside the home and whose main job is taking care of her children, cooking, cleaning, etc.

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Examples (1-5 of 12)

She is a very good housewife.
她是个非常出色的主妇。
During the days of abundant farm labour women were very much confined to the roles of housewife and mother.
在农场劳力大量富足的时期,女性往往受限于扮演家庭主妇和母亲的角色。
A typical case was the suburban housewife described by a marriage counselor.
一个典型案例是婚姻律师所描述的郊区家庭主妇案。
"Chronic fatigue syndrome" was known by the dismissive term "housewife syndrome".
“慢性疲劳综合症”有一个轻蔑的说法 —— “家庭主妇”综合症。
The housewife bored us with her domestically limited conversation.
这位家庭主妇大谈她的家庭琐事,这令我们生厌。

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