Words nearby downstairs
How to use downstairs in a sentence
I went downstairs to get something and I heard one of the security team say to another, “Dude, I think they ought to lock these doors.”
He favors complete focus on Bills games, and so Johnson retreated to the third-floor attic, alone, while his wife and kids watched downstairs.‘Bills Mafia’ waited a generation for a team like this. It’s had to embrace it from afar.|Adam Kilgore|January 7, 2021|Washington Post
He’d sneak downstairs to make one for himself, but I’d always find him.
We dress early for our reservation to allow a little time downstairs for a game of pool.Escape (safely) to Baltimore’s luxurious Ivy Hotel|Kevin Naff|December 4, 2020|Washington Blade
Whenever people lingered downstairs or smoked out on the patio, staff ushered them back to their rooms.“We Don’t Even Know Who Is Dead or Alive”: Trapped Inside an Assisted Living Facility During the Pandemic|by Ava Kofman|November 30, 2020|ProPublica
Before long, however, he began to feel out of place and went back downstairs for a while to chat up the cook.
Victoria was, for example, not allowed to walk downstairs without Conroy holding her hand.
I immediately went downstairs and told Dad about the dream whilst he was having his breakfast.Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death|Patricia Pearson|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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
My coworkers used to run downstairs to stand on 53rd Street and watch celebrities arrive.Face It—We Rubes Will Never Live Like Gwyneth and Jennifer Aniston|Rachel Bertsche|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The night wore on, and the clock downstairs was striking the hour of two when she suddenly awakened.
He could lie in bed and string himself tales of travel and adventure while Harry was downstairs.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
Shrieking inarticulate anathema, he rushed downstairs, the man in the green baize apron following at his heels.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The detective went downstairs and talked with Mrs. McCarthy a few minutes, and then took his leave.
She was so bewildered as to be more alive to the present distress of his condition than to the vague horrors downstairs.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
British Dictionary definitions for downstairs
- a lower or ground floor
- (as modifier)a downstairs room