What does stairs mean?

Definitions for stairs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word stairs.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stairs, steps(noun)

    a flight of stairs or a flight of steps

Wiktionary

  1. stairs(Noun)

    a contiguous set of steps connecting two floors

Freebase

  1. Stairs

    A stairway, staircase, stairwell, flight of stairs, or simply stairs is a construction designed to bridge a large vertical distance by dividing it into smaller vertical distances, called steps. Stairs may be straight, round, or may consist of two or more straight pieces connected at angles. Special types of stairs include escalators and ladders. Some alternatives to stairs are elevators, stairlifts and inclined moving walkways as well as stationary inclined sidewalks.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stairs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2945

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stairs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1865

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stairs' in Nouns Frequency: #1112

Anagrams for stairs »

  1. sistra

  2. sitars

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stairs in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stairs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    There might be too many stairs to go up; ignore the stairs!

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Start climbing the stairs without thinking how steep are the stairs or how many stairs are there!

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    However steep or ramshackle they may be, don't ever despise the stairs which take you up to higher levels!

  4. Joe Daniels:

    They had lots of questions and interest in how these stairs were used by hundreds of people on that day to escape.

  5. Adam Crane:

    It was peaceful and it didn't interrupt the music, after the protest, they left Powell Hall marching two-by-two down the stairs and out the door.

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