first floor

noun
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of first floor

1 : ground floor 1
2 chiefly British : the floor next above the ground floor

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First Known Use of first floor

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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Definition of first floor for English Language Learners

  • : the floor of a building that is at ground level

  • : the floor of a building that is immediately above the ground floor


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