above (adv.) Old form(s): aboue
upstairs; [in stage directions] in the gallery or upper stage
CE II.ii.217[Adriana to Antipholus of Syracuse] I'll dine above with you today
MW IV.ii.71[Mistress Ford to Mistress Page] My maid's aunt ... has a gown above
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