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up·stairs

upstairs

 
 
pronunciation:
uhp steIrz
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective, noun
part of speech: adverb
definition: on or toward an upper floor; up the stairs.
She keeps her books upstairs.He went upstairs.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: on or having to do with an upper floor of a building.
You can sleep in the upstairs bedroom.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: (usually used with a singular verb) the upper floor or floors of a building.
He showed them the upstairs of the house.