Definition of Housekeepings
1. housekeeping [n] - See also: housekeeping
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Housekeepings
Literary usage of Housekeepings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Writings of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens, Gilbert Ashville Pierce (1894)
"Oh, Mrs. Corney, what a prospect this opens! What a opportunity for a joining of hearts and housekeepings! ..."
2. The Dickens Dictionary: A Key to the Characters and Principal Incidents in by Gilbert Ashville Pierce (1900)
"... Mr. Bum- bio, who stands next in the order of succession, thinks it might be a good opportunity for " a joining of hearts and housekeepings. ..."
3. The Gentleman's Magazine (1815)
"... a racer stranger in England that hath not been acquainted with your generous housekeepings; for my own part, my more particular tyes of service to you, ..."