Definition of stairwell in English:
A shaft in a building in which a staircase is built: the stairwell echoed with the sounds of pounding feet
More example sentences
- Make sure all your window wells and stairwells have raised lips around their edges to prevent water in the yard from flowing into the well during a downpour.
- Three fire-protected stairwells in the building provide the opportunity for smaller rentable units.
- On the first floor three two bedroom units will be built around a central stairwell and lift shaft.
Definition of stairwell in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan