Definition of understairs in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəstɛːz/


In the space below a staircase: an understairs storage cupboard
More example sentences
  • A porch entrance leads to a wide hall with understairs storage, skylight window and ornate ceiling coving.
  • An attractive wood-panelled staircase with understairs storage leads upstairs to the two bedrooms, both of which are unusually spacious.
  • A staircase with understairs storage leads to a bright landing.

Words that rhyme with understairs

backstairs, chargés d'affaires, downstairs, Pears, theirs, unawares, upstairs

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: under|stairs

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.