adj. & n.
1. of the home, household, or family affairs.
2 a of one's own country, not foreign or international. b home-grown or home-made.
3 (of an animal) kept by or living with man.
4 fond of home life.
--n. a household servant.
Phrases and idioms:
domestic science the study of household management.
Etymology: F domestique f. L domesticus f. domus home