What does the word staircase mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A set of stairs. stairway.

Usage examples for staircase

  1. He indicated a chair in the reception room, then turned to head off in the direction of the staircase. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  2. From my door I could see the head of the staircase in the distance; the opposite wing of the house, or the passage rather beyond the stairs, was in darkness. – The Best Psychic Stories by Various
  3. It was a very lofty hall and the staircase which went up at one side seemed to be lost in the gloom above. – The Motor Maids by Rose, Shamrock and Thistle by Katherine Stokes