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Domestic meaning

domestic - 9 dictionary results

  1. 1. Of or pertaining to one's house or home, or one's household or family; relating to home life; as, domestic concerns, life, duties, cares, happiness, worship, servants.
  2. 2. Of or pertaining to a nation considered as a family or home, or to one's own country; intestine; not foreign; as, foreign wars and domestic dissensions.
  3. 3. Remaining much at home; devoted to home duties or pleasures; as, a domestic man or woman.
  4. 4. Living in or near the habitations of man; domesticated; tame as distinguished from wild; as, domestic animals.
  5. 5. Made in one's own house, nation, or country; as, domestic manufactures, wines, etc.
  6. 6. One who lives in the family of an other, as hired household assistant; a house servant.
  7. 7. Articles of home manufacture, especially cotton goods.
  8. 8. A house- servant.
  9. 9. Belonging to the house; tame; not foreign.

domestic - examples of usage

  1. There were domestic circumstances- I'd like to tell you one of these days- so I say foolish things. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  2. I'm not domestic, or very practical or sensible, really. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  3. From little side remarks concerning domestic matters it was evident that they were well acquainted with household duties. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
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