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adjective as in on an upper floor

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On the night Al Capone died, she remembers her mother leading her upstairs to his room and her father lifting her onto the bed.

My main focus is to balance and step IN BETWEEN lines, never on one … Of course going downstairs you step in between every line but upstairs you skip every other bar.

This allowed for two bedrooms upstairs and a bathroom where only short people could stand up to take care of business.

A cordless vacuum cleaner lets you clean around furniture and move upstairs without tripping over a cord.

I found the mode especially useful at times when I suspected my wife was about to call me upstairs to hold the baby.

Upstairs, in the living room, splintered logs of hemlock cackled and spat from inside the wood stove.

A man who lived upstairs opened his door and witnessed the attack.

He was taken back to the cell upstairs, where his time in detention would span 20 days.

He was told to address the management upstairs with that question.

I went upstairs and stared out the window for a little while.

The governor went upstairs and found Juan de Messa in the hall.

The Professor put down his cards without a word, and left the room, going straight upstairs.

When he was gone, Isaacson returned to his sitting-room upstairs and lit a nargeeleh pipe.

Having reduced Punch to a second agony of tears Harry departed upstairs with the news that Punch was still rebellious.

"Give us a table upstairs alone," said Nigel to the head-steward, putting something into his hand.

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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to upstairs, such as: above, overhead, upper, and in the upper story.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.