Example sentences for: stairwell

How can you use “stairwell” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • However, a number of civilians remained in at least stairwell C, approaching lower floors.

  • For those in stairwell B who survived the North Tower's collapse, see FDNY report, Division 3 report on operations on Sept. 11, 2001, undated; Dennis Cauchon and Martha Moore,"Miracles Emerge from Debris," USA Today, Sept. 6, 2002, p.

  • By that time the battalion chief had reached the 78th floor on stairwell A; he reported that it looked open to the 79th floor, well into the impact zone.

  • Once the South Tower was hit, civilians on upper floors wasted time ascending the stairs instead of searching for a clear path down, when stairwell A was at least initially passable.

  • Individuals should know the exact location of every stairwell in their workplace.

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