Definition of householding in English:

householding

noun

  • The fact of being a householder; ownership or occupation of a house.

adjective

  • That is a householder.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From house + holding. Compare Dutch huishouding, Middle Low German hūshōldinge, German Haushaltung. Compare earlier household, householding, and later housekeeping<br>late Middle English. From house + holding. Compare later householding.

Pronunciation

householding

/ˈhaʊsˌ(h)əʊldɪŋ/