Definition of staircase in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsterkās/


A set of stairs and its surrounding walls or structure.
Example sentences
  • Dual wooden staircases curved up towards the second floor that was less crowded.
  • Despite having a gate it is important for parents to keep a close eye on children around staircases.
  • She looks everywhere and finally spots him sitting on the step of a staircase.

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Syllabification: stair·case

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