The male counterpart to the "housewife". Nowadays, in an individualistic, gay world of singles, the common English language is screaming for such a term.
"I am a good housespouse, not a desperate one, who makes his work right."
In a marriage or domestic partnership, the partner who does not work and stays home to take care of the house and the children, if any. Basically housewife
, or househusband
but without being gender specific.
Useful when speaking in general, or when talking to a couple and you don't who stays home.
It doesn't matter who stays home, the housespouse should have dinner waiting on the table for the working spouse.
A gender neutral term for a married homemaker
His occupation is housespouse.
The person in a relationship that stays home.
After we got married, he quit his job and became the house spouse.