Word:

Backstairs

Back´stairs`   Pronunciation: băk´stârz`
n.1.Stairs in the back part of a house, as distinguished from the front stairs; a second staircase at the rear of a building; hence, a private or indirect way.
a.1.Private; indirect; secret; conducted with secrecy; intriguing; - as if finding access by the back stairs; as, backstairs gossip.
A backstairs influence.
- Burke.
Noun1.backstairs - a second staircase at the rear of a building
Adj.1.backstairs - secret and sly or sordid; "backstairs gossip"; "his low backstairs cunning"- A.L.Guerard; "backstairs intimacies"; "furtive behavior"
Synonyms: backstair, furtive
backstair, covert, furtive
Translate Backstairs to German
Browse
backside cache
Backsight
backslap
backslapper
backslash
Backslide
Backslider
Backsliding
backspace
backspace character
backspace key
backspacer
backspin
Backstaff
backstage
backstair
-- Backstairs --
Backstay
Backster
Backstitch
Backstop
Backstress
backstroke
backstroker
backswept
backswimmer
Backsword
backtalk
backtick
backtrack
backtracking
backup
Backup Domain Controller
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home