Definition of downstairs adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌdaʊnˈsteəz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdaʊnˈsterz//
Parts of a house
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 down the stairs; on or to a floor of a house or building lower than the one you are on, especially the one at ground level She rushed downstairs and burst into the kitchen. Wait downstairs in the hall. opposite upstairs See related entries: Parts of a house
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: downstairs