Definition of DINK (Dual Income No Kids)
DINK (Dual Income No Kids) Pronunciation
- IPA Pronunciation
- Syllabification: (du·al in·come no kids)
- Plural: DINKs
- Alternatives exist such as DINKY: dual (double) income no kids yet or DINKER: dual (double) income no kids early retirement.
- In contrast to DINK, DEWK is dually (doubly) employed with kids.
- Variant spelling: DINKS or DINKs
- domestic group
- empty nest
- head of household
- household work strategy
- sandwich generation
- second shift
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “DINK (Dual Income No Kids).” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 22, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/dink-dual-income-no-kids/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
DINK (Dual Income No Kids). (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/dink-dual-income-no-kids/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “DINK (Dual Income No Kids).” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 22, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/dink-dual-income-no-kids/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“DINK (Dual Income No Kids).” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 22 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/dink-dual-income-no-kids/>.