Origin of downstairs
Examples from the Web for downstairs
He lived in the Pseudo office, where his downstairs neighbors included Jeff Koons.A ‘Truman Show’ For Today: The Return of Josh Harris|Anthony Haden-Guest|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our downstairs bathroom is tiny and with his big head (most actors have large domed heads), he will think it even smaller.
Downstairs, a band called Def Generation, composed mostly of Neville progeny, is killing the hour before the brothers come on.The Stacks: The Neville Brothers Stake Their Claim as Bards of the Bayou|John Ed Bradley|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The downstairs portion of the Democratic base is increasingly beset by debt and disillusion.
Weberman told Rayna that her father would wait for her downstairs in the car, but that was not true.How One Sex Abuse Case Tore Apart the Williamsburg Hasidim|Allison Yarrow|August 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I shall soon have arranged all, and then I can take her downstairs again.'Grandmother Dear|Mrs. Molesworth
Mrs Leslie was downstairs, he therefore hoped that he might be able to creep in and search for the doll without being discovered.Norman Vallery|W.H.G. Kingston
De Stancy said that Dare was staying at the same hotel with themselves, and that he believed he was downstairs.A Laodicean|Thomas Hardy
They got her downstairs, and Mrs. Day sent "the men folks" to bed.Janice Day|Helen Beecher Long
I was hardly five then, and going up to the nursery from downstairs had my supper-cake in my hand, only a few mouthfuls left.An Englishwoman's Love-Letters|Anonymous