Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “the second floor”

See all translations

the second floor

noun [S] uk   us  
in British English, the floor of a building that is two floors above ground level, or in American English, the floor that is directly above ground level: I live on the second floor.
second-floor
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
a second-floor apartment
Translations of “the second floor”
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國英語中的)三樓, (美國英語中的)二樓…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国英语中的)三楼, (美国英语中的)二楼…
(Definition of the second floor from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of the second floor?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More