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Storie vs. Story

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Storienoun

obsolete spelling of story

Storynoun

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

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

Storynoun

A lie, fiction.

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

Storynoun

A soap opera.

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

Storynoun

(obsolete) History.

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.’;

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Storynoun

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Storynoun

(obsolete) A building or edifice.

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.’;

Storynoun

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Storyverb

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

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.

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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’;

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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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