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downstairs

adverb uk   /ˌdaʊnˈsteəz/  us   /-ˈsterz/
A2 to or on a lower floor of a building, especially the ground floor: I went downstairs to answer the phone.
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downstairs
adjective uk   us  
B1 a downstairs bathroom
the downstairs
noun [S] uk   us  
We finished painting upstairs yesterday, but the downstairs still needs some work.
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