Definition of stairway in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstɛːweɪ/


A set of steps or stairs and its surrounding walls or structure: a narrow stone stairway
More example sentences
  • Stone steps, stairways, benches and gate posts can all add a feeling of permanence to a garden.
  • Straight ahead lay a central hail running the length of the building and ending in a blank wall flanked by steep stairways that led to the second floor.
  • The ticket hall, stairways and platform roof are not covered by blue walls, and are therefore still as grimy, untreated and rundown as they've been for decades.

Words that rhyme with stairway

airway, fairway

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