Meaning of “housework” in the English Dictionary

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"housework" in British English

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houseworknoun [ U ]

uk /ˈhaʊs.wɜːk/ us /ˈhaʊs.wɝːk/

B1 the work of keeping a house clean and tidy:

I hate doing housework.

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(Definition of “housework” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"housework" in American English

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houseworknoun [ U ]

us /ˈhɑʊsˌwɜrk/

the work that you do around a house, for example cleaning, cooking, and washing clothes

(Definition of “housework” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)