below/above stairs Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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below/above stairs

UK old use In a ​largehouse, below ​stairs was the ​part of the ​house in which the ​servantsworked and ​lived, and above ​stairs was the ​part in which the ​family of the ​owner of the ​houselived.
(Definition of below/above stairs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “below/above stairs”
in Chinese (Simplified) 仆人/主人的住处…
in Chinese (Traditional) 僕人/主人的住處…
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