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upstairs

adverb, adjective [before noun] uk   /ʌpˈsteəz/  us   /-ˈsterz/
A2 towards or on the highest floor or floors of a building: an upstairs landing/window He heard glass breaking and ran upstairs to see what had caused it.
Opposite
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upstairs
noun [S] uk   us  
Sadly, the upstairs of the house was gutted by fire.
Translations of “upstairs”
in Korean 위층에…
in Arabic فَوْق…
in Portuguese para cima…
in Catalan a dalt…
in Japanese 階上へ…
in Italian di sopra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 往樓上(的), 在樓上(的)…
in Russian наверху, наверх…
in Turkish üst kata, üst katta…
in Chinese (Simplified) 往楼上(的), 在楼上(的)…
in Polish na górze, na piętrze, na górę…
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