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her indoors

old-fashioned A man's wife, who was traditionally expected to remain primarily indoors to keep the house and raise the children. Primarily heard in UK. I never know what to get her indoors when our anniversary rolls around.

her indoors

a humorous reference to a man's wife. British informal
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The post read: "Due to an incident in the community, the police have requested that our children remain indoors as a precaution.
This combination of TomTom's maps, both indoor and traditional navigation maps with sensewhere's accurate indoor positioning is expected to enable a seamless navigation experience indoors and outdoors.
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Reynolds Pest Management, Inc explains that pests can find their way indoors through the smallest cracks in windows, doors, roofs, and along the home's concrete slab.
Some of the best herbs for bringing indoors are many of the more popular ones: basil, thyme, oregano, rosemary, sage and chives.
Fire chiefs branded the grandmother's behaviour dangerous and campaigners warned of the hazards of bringing barbecues indoors.
Bring your garden furniture indoors and on-hand for a quick dash back outside.
Get your tender herbs such as basil, parsley and coriander started from seed indoors on sunny windowsills.
The company's technology improves accuracy indoors and solves lighting and distance problems in older versions of the symbol recognition technology.
WORLD INDOORS BBC2, from 1pm NICK BRETT looks worth an interest to end the run of Jarrad Breen in the third round of the World Indoors at Potters today, writes Dominic Picksley.
DENVER -- Less than 12% of women and less than 7% of men who tan indoors are regular users of sunscreen, according to a national survey of white adults.
Of women who tan indoors, 38% are aware that the practice increases their skin cancer risk, compared with only 11% of men who tan indoors, Kelvin Choi reported at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research.
com) indoors this month for planting out later in spring; in cold regions, start seeds indoors in April.
Most plants grown indoors require less water than those located outdoors.
This weekend's Norwich Union World Indoor trials in Sheffield will see Yorkshireman Ellis contest only his second race in the 18 months, but Elliott believes he should include the World Indoors as a vital part of his Olympic preparations.