a woman's place is in the home. meaning

[American slang]
Prov.Women should remain in the home, doing housework and raising children. (This notion is generally regarded as old-fashioned.)
  As soon as our child is old enough to go to school, I'm going to go back to my job at the newspaper. And don't give me any of that nonsense about a woman's place being in the home.

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