Definition Of ground floor


the floor of a building at ground level.

It was a ground-floor flat in one of the redbrick two-storey buildings that made up one side of Ormond Square.

Example Of ground floor

  • ‘I live in a ground-floor flat which is very insecure and has no back entrance,’ he says.

  • He said the attacker left by a taxi, only to return later on foot and smash a ground-floor window to the building.

  • he was in on the ground floor of the property boom

  • Her ground-floor hallway, dining room and a bedroom have all gone to become a post office and shop, but she will keep a downstairs kitchen and living room, and all her upstairs rooms.

  • I live in a ground-floor flat with a small garden which has flower borders on three sides.

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