the part of a building above the ground floor
"no one was allowed to see the upstairs"
on or of upper floors of a building
"the upstairs maid"; "an upstairs room"
upstairs, up the stairs, on a higher floor(adverb)
on a floor above
"they lived upstairs"
with respect to the mind
"she's a bit weak upstairs"
Up the stairs; on a higher floor or level.
In the brain.
After Joe did a hula dance on the kitchen table, his friends wondered if he didn't have a lot going on upstairs.
located higher up a building.
They can sleep in the upstairs bedroom.
a pitched ball that is high, and usually outside the strike zone
That fastball was upstairs for a ball.
Origin: From up + stair + -s
up the stairs; in or toward an upper story
being above stairs; as, an upstairs room
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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
up-stārz′, adv. in or toward the upper story.—adj. Up′stairs, pertaining to an upper story or flat.—n. an upper story.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'upstairs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4599
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'upstairs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1165
Rank popularity for the word 'upstairs' in Adverbs Frequency: #265
The numerical value of upstairs in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of upstairs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I came upstairs into the world for I was born in a cellar.
I came upstairs into the world; for I was born in a cellar.
When you go upstairs, go up with high spirit; when you go downstairs, go down with high spirit.
Overnight we had a break-in, so whatever was upstairs they came and took: TVs jewelry, everything.
Overnight, we had a break-in, so whatever was upstairs they came and took: TVs jewelry, everything.
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Translations for upstairs
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- ўверх, наве́рх, уве́рх, ўве́рсеBelarusian
- nach oben, herauf, oben, treppaufGerman
- en hautFrench
- di sopraItalian
- na górze, na góręPolish
- em cimaPortuguese
- вверх, на верхнем этаже, на верхний этаж, наверх, наверху, вверхуRussian
- вго́ру, вгорі́Ukrainian
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