housekeeping noun definition in Renting a home topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Renting a home topic
1 the work involved in taking care of a house, especially shopping and managing money My financial problems were made worse by my bad housekeeping. The company has made considerable savings through good housekeeping, such as avoiding wastage. 2 (also housekeeping money especially in British English) the money used to buy food, cleaning materials and other things needed for taking care of a house