Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 07/12/18 Backstairs

Backstairs (adjective)
backstairs or back·stair [bak-stairz]


adjective
1. associated or originating with household servants.
2. secret, underhanded, or scandalous: backstairs gossip.

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Origin: First recorded in 1635–45; adj. use of back stairs

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