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Housewife

A woman who stays home while her husband works to earn a living. Housewives generally are responsible for cooking, cleaning and child-rearing. For that reason, they form a strong demographic for products related to these activities. Housewives are less common today as women have gradually entered the workforce and more households have two breadwinners. See also: Housewife time.
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"Week by week, we are asking the same questions that basically ask investors what their expectations are for various equity markets in the short-, medium and long-term," Hussy said.
I also want to respond to your accusation that I belittled Brazen Hussy and Negrita.
The "hussy" rejects gender constructs, which tell her she should be remorseful; instead, she shocks those around her by stating that "she'd do it agin'!" This type of resistance, grounded solidly in the societal notion that women express themselves primarily through their sexuality, portrays female sexual identity much as Black male identity is portrayed in "Scottsboro," as a political act.
A long series of novels and short-story collections deal with the fictional recollection of American life, among them THE CLARION (1914), Success (1921), The Gorgeous Hussy (1934), Canal Town (1944), Banner by the Wayside (1947), Sunrise to Sunset (1950), Grandfather Stories (1955), and Tenderloin (1959).
The book consists of interviews with twenty-four editors and writers from as many alternative literary presses, ranging from Alta of Shameless Hussy Press to A.D.
One of the most celebrated, and probably the best, is Ranunculus ficaria "Brazen Hussy" the brightest and most cheery of all cultivated celandines, with vivid yellow flowers nestling among bronze leaves.
Judd Apatow's film is a wicked delight that asserts independent, single women have the same right as men to enjoy carefree sexual escapades without being labelled a hussy. Throughout the uproarious two hours, Schumer is the butt of her own expertly targeted jokes, and she generously shares sparkling one-liners around the excellent ensemble cast.
The anonymous writer called her a "hussy", "mutton dressed as lamb" and said her hair "looks like it has been cut with a knife and fork".
Premier Division action saw The Paddock back on track with a 3-2 win over Custy's which was secured via goals from Wheeler, Henders and Hussy as The Pineapple beat Western Approaches 2-1 to move up the table.
'Along way share tears laughter' Along the way, we share their tears and laughter as we discover the sexhungry, foul-mouthed "fat bird" is actually looking for love; and the dippy one who can't get a boyfriend is really an attractive hussy.
The lady who lived next door to us regularly described somebody she knew as a "brazen hussy" and the link between a "brazen hussey" and a "brazen bit" was, to me, hazy at least.
SURROUNDED: Warwickshire's Keith Barker edges the ball into the hands of Nottinghamshire's David Hussy off the bowling of Ryan Sidebottom as Bears suffer another batting disaster.