What does upstairs mean?

Definitions for upstairs
ˈʌpˈstɛərzup·stairs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upstairs(adj)

    the part of a building above the ground floor

    "no one was allowed to see the upstairs"

  2. upstairs, upstair(adverb)

    on or of upper floors of a building

    "the upstairs maid"; "an upstairs room"

  3. upstairs, up the stairs, on a higher floor(adverb)

    on a floor above

    "they lived upstairs"

  4. upstairs(adverb)

    with respect to the mind

    "she's a bit weak upstairs"

Wiktionary

  1. upstairs(Adverb)

    Up the stairs; on a higher floor or level.

    Etymology: From up + stair + -s

  2. upstairs(Adverb)

    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.

    Etymology: From up + stair + -s

  3. upstairs(Adjective)

    located higher up a building.

    They can sleep in the upstairs bedroom.

    Etymology: From up + stair + -s

  4. upstairs(Adjective)

    a pitched ball that is high, and usually outside the strike zone

    That fastball was upstairs for a ball.

    Etymology: From up + stair + -s

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upstairs(adverb)

    up the stairs; in or toward an upper story

  2. Upstairs(adj)

    being above stairs; as, an upstairs room

Freebase

  1. Upstairs

    Clean is the third studio album by the Contemporary worship duo Shane & Shane. The album was released on May 18, 2004 by Inpop Records label, and the producers on the effort is Will Hunt and Shane & Shane.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Upstairs

    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

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'upstairs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4599

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'upstairs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1165

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'upstairs' in Adverbs Frequency: #265

How to pronounce upstairs?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say upstairs in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upstairs in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upstairs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of upstairs in a Sentence

  1. Sharlene Miller:

    When I was upstairs in ICU fighting for my life, my mum was in a ward downstairs, basically passing away.

  2. Christy Taylor:

    He didnt understand the magnitude, he hung up and went upstairs to do his homework.

  3. Pamela Courts:

    Overnight we had a break-in, so whatever was upstairs they came and took: TVs jewelry, everything.

  4. The New York Post:

    Bethenny [Frankel],Tinsley,Ramona [Singer]and the Countess [LuAnn de Lesseps] were there. they walked through the filming and [Minaj] was like, ‘Meek, keep walking. Get the f–k out of here. Go upstairs.

  5. Jackie Lacey:

    Black Lives Matter protesters arrived at my house shortly after 5 am while I was upstairs.

Images & Illustrations of upstairs

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