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Household

House´hold`
n.1.Those who dwell under the same roof and compose a family.
2.A line of ancestory; a race or house.
a.1.Belonging to the house and family; domestic; as, household furniture; household affairs.
Household bread
bread made in the house for common use; hence, bread that is not of the finest quality.
Household gods
(Rom. Antiq.) the gods presiding over the house and family; the Lares and Penates; hence, all objects endeared by association with home.
Household troops
troops appointed to attend and guard the sovereign or his residence.
Noun1.household - a social unit living together; "he moved his family to Virginia"; "It was a good Christian household"; "I waited until the whole house was asleep"; "the teacher asked how many people made up his home"
Synonyms: family, menage, house, home
Attic, accustomed, ancestral halls, average, brood, chaste, children, chimney corner, classic, classical, common, commonly known, commonplace, conventional, current, customary, domal, domestic, domiciliary, everyday, familiar, family homestead, fireplace, fireside, folks, foyer, garden, garden-variety, get, habitual, hackneyed, hearth, hearth and home, hearthstone, home, home place, home roof, home sweet home, homefolks, homely, homespun, homestead, house, ingle, inglenook, ingleside, issue, manorial, mansional, matter-of-fact, menage, nondescript, normative, notorious, offspring, ordinary, palatial, paternal roof, people, plain, platitudinous, popular, predominating, prescriptive, prevailing, prosaic, prosy, proverbial, public, pure, pure and simple, regular, regulation, residential, residentiary, roof, rooftree, simple, standard, stock, talked-about, talked-of, toft, trite, truistic, universal, universally admitted, universally recognized, usual, vernacular, well-kenned, well-known, well-recognized, well-understood, widely known, wonted, workaday, workday
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