Associations to the word «Stair»


STAIR, noun. A single step in a staircase.
STAIR, noun. A series of steps, a staircase.
STAIR HALL, noun. The stairs, landings, hallways, or other portions of the public hall through which it is necessary to pass when going from the entrance floor to the other floors of a building.
STAIR HALLS, noun. Plural of stair hall
STAIR RAILINGS, noun. (English pluralia tantum) The angled part of the staircase used for handholding. Usually on both sides of the staircase, sometimes it is put only on one side. International building code sets minimum heights as a standard.

Dictionary definition

STAIR, noun. Support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; "he paused on the bottom step".

Wise words

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