from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The ground floor of a building.
  • n. Chiefly British The floor immediately above the ground floor.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The floor of a building at the level of the street or surrounding ground; the ground floor
  • n. The floor of a building one above the ground floor

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. The floor next above the ground floor.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the floor of a building that is at or nearest to the level of the ground around the building


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