What does the word garret mean?

Usage examples for garret

  1. He led them through a stinking little black courtyard, and up a staircase to a dim garret, where a white- haired man sat on a low bench, stooping and very busy, making shoes. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  2. Childe Charity slept soundly, but every morning the servants would say to her: " What great light and fine talking was that in your back garret?" – Granny's Wonderful Chair by Frances Browne
  3. Up in the garret! – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith