(acronym for Dual-Employed With Kids, by analogy with dink, "double income, no kids")

A member of a family in which both parents are employed and children are part of the family.

According to census data reported in the Christian Science Monitor, "in 1998, for the first time since the agency started recording such data, the majority of families [in the US] were dewks - married couples with children and two jobs."

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