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Concept vs. Story

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Conceptnoun

abstract and general idea; an abstraction

Storynoun

A sequence of real or fictional events; or, an account of such a sequence.

‘The book tells the story of two roommates.’;

Conceptnoun

understanding retained in the mind, from experience, reasoning and/or imagination; a generalization (generic, basic form), or abstraction (mental impression), of a particular set of instances or occurrences (specific, though different, recorded manifestations of the concept).

Storynoun

A lie, fiction.

‘You’ve been telling stories again, haven’t you?’;

Conceptnoun

(programming) In generic programming, a description of supported operations on a type, including their syntax and semantics.

Storynoun

A soap opera.

‘What will she do without being able to watch her stories?’;

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Conceptnoun

An abstract general conception; a notion; a universal.

‘The words conception, concept, notion, should be limited to the thought of what can not be represented in the imagination; as, the thought suggested by a general term.’;

Storynoun

(obsolete) History.

Conceptnoun

an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances

Storynoun

A sequence of events, or a situation, such as might be related in an account.

‘What's the story with him?’; ‘I tried it again; same story, no error message, nothing happened.’;

Conceptnoun

an abstract idea

‘structuralism is a difficult concept’; ‘the concept of justice’;

Storynoun

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Conceptnoun

a plan or intention

‘the centre has kept firmly to its original concept’;

Storynoun

(obsolete) A building or edifice.

Conceptnoun

an idea or invention to help sell or publicize a commodity

‘a new concept in corporate hospitality’;

Storynoun

A floor or level of a building; a storey.

‘Our shop was on the fourth story of the building, so we had to install an elevator.’;

Conceptnoun

(of a car or other vehicle) produced as an experimental model to test the viability of innovative design features

‘a concept car for next month's Geneva motor show’;

Storynoun

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Conceptnoun

an idea or mental image which corresponds to some distinct entity or class of entities, or to its essential features, or determines the application of a term (especially a predicate), and thus plays a part in the use of reason or language.

Storyverb

To tell as a story; to relate or narrate about.

Concept

Concepts are defined as abstract ideas or general notions that occur in the mind, in speech, or in thought. They are understood to be the fundamental building blocks of thoughts and beliefs.

Storynoun

A set of rooms on the same floor or level; a floor, or the space between two floors. Also, a horizontal division of a building's exterior considered architecturally, which need not correspond exactly with the stories within.

Storynoun

A narration or recital of that which has occurred; a description of past events; a history; a statement; a record.

‘One malcontent who did indeed get a name in story.’; ‘Venice, with its unique city and its Impressive story.’; ‘The four great monarchies make the subject of ancient story.’;

Storynoun

The relation of an incident or minor event; a short narrative; a tale; especially, a fictitious narrative less elaborate than a novel; a short romance.

Storynoun

A euphemism or child's word for "a lie;" a fib; as, to tell a story.

Storyverb

To tell in historical relation; to make the subject of a story; to narrate or describe in story.

‘How worthy he is I will leave to appear hereafter, rather than story him in his own hearing.’; ‘It is storied of the brazen colossus in Rhodes, that it was seventy cubits high.’;

Storynoun

a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program;

‘his narrative was interesting’; ‘Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children’;

Storynoun

a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events;

‘he writes stories for the magazines’;

Storynoun

structure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a single level of a multilevel building;

‘what level is the office on?’;

Storynoun

a record or narrative description of past events;

‘a history of France’; ‘he gave an inaccurate account of the plot to kill the president’; ‘the story of exposure to lead’;

Storynoun

a short account of the news;

‘the report of his speech’; ‘the story was on the 11 o'clock news’; ‘the account of his speech that was given on the evening news made the governor furious’;

Storynoun

a trivial lie;

‘he told a fib about eating his spinach’; ‘how can I stop my child from telling stories?’;

Storynoun

an account of imaginary or real people and events told for entertainment

‘I'm going to tell you a story’; ‘an adventure story’;

Storynoun

a plot or storyline

‘the novel has a good story’;

Storynoun

a report of an item of news in a newspaper, magazine, or broadcast

‘stories in the local papers’;

Storynoun

a piece of gossip; a rumour

‘there have been lots of stories going around, as you can imagine’;

Storynoun

a false statement; a lie

‘Ellie never told stories—she had always believed in the truth’;

Storynoun

an account of past events in someone's life or in the development of something

‘the film is based on a true story’; ‘the story of modern farming’;

Storynoun

a particular person's representation of the facts of a matter

‘during police interviews, Harper changed his story’;

Storynoun

a situation viewed in terms of the information known about it or its similarity to another

‘United kept on trying but it was the same old story—no luck’; ‘having such information is useful, but it is not the whole story’;

Storynoun

the facts about the present situation

‘What's the story on this man? Is he from around here?’;

Storynoun

the commercial prospects or circumstances of a particular company

‘the investors' flight to profitable businesses with solid stories’;

Storynoun

variant spelling of storey

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