noun. ['ˈstɛrˌweɪ'] a way of access (upward and downward) consisting of a set of steps.
- moving staircase
- flight of steps
- emergency exit
- fire escape
- moving stairway
- flight of stairs
Words that Rhyme with Stairway
How do you pronounce stairway?
Pronounce stairway as ˈstɛrˌweɪ.
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Example sentences of the word stairway
1. Noun, singular or mass
Usually these are used to support or form the ceiling of a stairway.
Quotes containing the word stairway
1. It is the kindness to take in a stranger when the levees break; the selflessness of workers who would rather cut their hours than see a friend lose their job which sees us through our darkest hours. It is the firefighter's courage to storm a stairway filled with smoke, but also a parent's willingness to nurture a child, that finally decides our fate.
- Barack Obama