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Meaning & Definition of Story in English

English

Story

/stɔri/

noun

1. 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"
    synonym:
  • narrative
  • ,
  • narration
  • ,
  • story
  • ,
  • tale

2. A piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

  • "He writes stories for the magazines"
    synonym:
  • story

3. A structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale

  • "What level is the office on?"
    synonym:
  • floor
  • ,
  • level
  • ,
  • storey
  • ,
  • story

4. 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"
    synonym:
  • history
  • ,
  • account
  • ,
  • chronicle
  • ,
  • story

5. 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"
    synonym:
  • report
  • ,
  • news report
  • ,
  • story
  • ,
  • account
  • ,
  • write up

6. A trivial lie

  • "He told a fib about eating his spinach"
  • "How can i stop my child from telling stories?"
    synonym:
  • fib
  • ,
  • story
  • ,
  • tale
  • ,
  • tarradiddle
  • ,
  • taradiddle

Examples of using

He knew the story already.
He told me a completely unbelievable story.
Her story brought tears to my eyes.