attic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"attic" in British English

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atticnoun [C]

uk   /ˈæt.ɪk/  us   /ˈæt̬-/
B2 the ​space or ​room at the ​top of a ​building, under the ​roof, often used for ​storing things: I've got ​boxes of ​oldclothes in the attic. an attic ​bedroom at the ​top of the ​house
(Definition of attic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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atticnoun [C]

 us   /ˈæt̬·ɪk/
a ​space in a ​house just under the ​roof, often used for ​storing things
(Definition of attic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “attic”
in Korean 다락…
in Arabic عِلَّيّة…
in Malaysian loteng…
in French grenier…
in Russian чердак…
in Chinese (Traditional) 閣樓, 頂樓…
in Italian soffitta…
in Turkish tavan arası…
in Polish strych…
in Spanish ático, desván, buhardilla…
in Vietnamese phòng áp mái…
in Portuguese sótão…
in Thai ห้องใต้หลังคา…
in German der Speicher…
in Catalan golfes…
in Japanese 屋根裏(部屋)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 阁楼, 顶楼…
in Indonesian loteng…
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