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1 : The triforium as opposed to the clearstory.

2 : Alt. of Clerestory

3 : The upper story of the nave of a church, containing windows, and rising above the aisle roofs.

4 : Same as Clearstory.

5 : See Clearstory.

6 : Primarily, a place of standing or staying together; hence, any solemn assembly or council.

7 : The spiritual court of a diocesan bishop held before his chancellor or commissioner in his cathedral church or elsewhere.

8 : An assembly of prelates; a session of the college of cardinals at Rome.

9 : A church tribunal or governing body.

10 : A civil court of justice.

11 : Of the nature of, or pertaining to, a consistory.

12 : The throne or seat of a bishop within the chancel.

13 : A learning or knowing by inquiry; the knowledge of facts and events, so obtained; hence, a formal statement of such information; a narrative; a description; a written record; as, the history of a patient's case; the history of a legislative bill.

14 : A systematic, written account of events, particularly of those affecting a nation, institution, science, or art, and usually connected with a philosophical explanation of their causes; a true story, as distinguished from a romance; -- distinguished also from annals, which relate simply the facts and events of each year, in strict chronological order; from biography, which is the record of an individual's life; and from memoir, which is history composed from personal experience, observation, and memory.

15 : To narrate or record.

16 : The clearstory, or upper story, of a building.

17 : 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.

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

19 : 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.

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

21 : of Story

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

23 : A book containing stories, or short narratives, either true or false.

24 : One who tells stories; a narrator of anecdotes,incidents, or fictitious tales; as, an amusing story-teller.

25 : An historian; -- in contempt.

26 : A euphemism or child's word for

27 : Being accustomed to tell stories.

28 : The act or practice of telling stories.

29 : One who writes short stories, as for magazines.

30 : An historian; a chronicler.

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1 : Blindstory

n.

The triforium as opposed to the clearstory.

2 : Clearstory

n.

Alt. of Clerestory

3 : Clerestory

n.

The upper story of the nave of a church, containing windows, and rising above the aisle roofs.

4 : Clerestory

n.

Same as Clearstory.

5 : Clerstory

n.

See Clearstory.

6 : Consistory

n.

Primarily, a place of standing or staying together; hence, any solemn assembly or council.

7 : Consistory

n.

The spiritual court of a diocesan bishop held before his chancellor or commissioner in his cathedral church or elsewhere.

8 : Consistory

n.

An assembly of prelates; a session of the college of cardinals at Rome.

9 : Consistory

n.

A church tribunal or governing body.

10 : Consistory

n.

A civil court of justice.

11 : Consistory

a.

Of the nature of, or pertaining to, a consistory.

12 : Faldistory

n.

The throne or seat of a bishop within the chancel.

13 : History

n.

A learning or knowing by inquiry; the knowledge of facts and events, so obtained; hence, a formal statement of such information; a narrative; a description; a written record; as, the history of a patient's case; the history of a legislative bill.

14 : History

n.

A systematic, written account of events, particularly of those affecting a nation, institution, science, or art, and usually connected with a philosophical explanation of their causes; a true story, as distinguished from a romance; -- distinguished also from annals, which relate simply the facts and events of each year, in strict chronological order; from biography, which is the record of an individual's life; and from memoir, which is history composed from personal experience, observation, and memory.

15 : History

v. t.

To narrate or record.

16 : Over-story

n.

The clearstory, or upper story, of a building.

17 : Story

v. t.

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.

18 : Story

n.

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

19 : Story

n.

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.

20 : Story

n.

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

21 : Storying

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Story

22 : Story

v. t.

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

23 : Storybook

n.

A book containing stories, or short narratives, either true or false.

24 : Story-teller

n.

One who tells stories; a narrator of anecdotes,incidents, or fictitious tales; as, an amusing story-teller.

25 : Story-teller

n.

An historian; -- in contempt.

26 : Story-teller

n.

A euphemism or child's word for

27 : Story-telling

a.

Being accustomed to tell stories.

28 : Story-telling

n.

The act or practice of telling stories.

29 : Story-writer

n.

One who writes short stories, as for magazines.

30 : Story-writer

n.

An historian; a chronicler.

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From Wikipedia

Story or stories may refer to:

  • Narrative
  • Story (surname)
  • A news event or topic
  • Story, or storey, a floor or level of a building
  • Stories, colloquial, American expression for soap operas

From Wiktionary

See also: Story

Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Pronunciation
    • 1.2 Etymology 1
      • 1.2.1 Alternative forms
      • 1.2.2 Noun
        • 1.2.2.1 Usage notes
        • 1.2.2.2 Synonyms
        • 1.2.2.3 Derived terms
        • 1.2.2.4 Descendants
        • 1.2.2.5 Translations
      • 1.2.3 Verb
    • 1.3 Etymology 2
      • 1.3.1 Alternative forms
      • 1.3.2 Noun
        • 1.3.2.1 Synonyms
    • 1.4 Anagrams

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɔː.ɹi/
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  • Rhymes: -ɔːɹi

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English storie, storye, from Anglo-Norman estorie, from Late Latin storia, an aphetic form of Latin historia (history; story), from Ancient Greek ἱστορία (historía, history). Compare history and storey (floor of a building).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • storie (obsolete)

Noun[edit]

story (plural stories)

  1. A sequence of real or fictional events; or, an account of such a sequence.
    • Ed. Rev.
      Venice, with its unique city and its impressive story
    • Sir W. Temple
      The four great monarchies make the subject of ancient story.
    • 1898, Winston Churchill, chapter 1, in The Celebrity:
      The stories did not seem to me to touch life. They were plainly intended to have a bracing moral effect, and perhaps had this result for the people at whom they were aimed. They left me with the impression of a well-delivered stereopticon lecture, with characters about as life-like as the shadows on the screen, and whisking on and off, at the mercy of the operator.
    • 2013 June 29, “Travels and travails”, in The Economist, volume 407, number 8842, page 55:
      Even without hovering drones, a lurking assassin, a thumping score and a denouement, the real-life story of Edward Snowden, a rogue spy on the run, could be straight out of the cinema. But, as with Hollywood, the subplots and exotic locations may distract from the real message: America’s discomfort and its foes’ glee.
    The book tells the story of two roommates.
  2. A lie, fiction.
    You’ve been telling stories again, haven’t you?
  3. (US, colloquial, usually pluralized) A soap opera.
    What will she do without being able to watch her stories?
  4. (obsolete) History.
    • 1644, John Milton, Aeropagitica:
      [] who is so unread or so uncatechis'd in story, that hath not heard of many sects refusing books as a hindrance, and preserving their doctrine unmixt for many ages, only by unwritt'n traditions.
  5. 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.
Usage notes[edit]
  • (soap opera): Popularized in the 1950s, when soap operas were often billed as "continuing stories", the term "story" to describe a soap opera fell into disuse by the 21st century and is now used chiefly among older people and in rural areas. Other English-speaking countries used the term at its zenith as a "loaned" word from the United States.
Synonyms[edit]
  • (account): tome
  • (lie): See lie
  • (soap opera): soap opera, serial
  • (sequence of events; situtation): narrative
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Welsh: stori
Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

story (third-person singular simple present stories, present participle storying, simple past and past participle storied)

  1. To tell as a story; to relate or narrate about.
    • Shakespeare
      How worthy he is I will leave to appear hereafter, rather than story him in his own hearing.
    • Bishop Wilkins
      It is storied of the brazen colossus in Rhodes, that it was seventy cubits high.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English story, from Old French *estoree (a thing built, a building), from estoree (built), feminine past participle of estorer (to build), from Latin instaurare (to construct, build, erect).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • storey (UK)

Noun[edit]

story (plural stories)

  1. (obsolete) A building or edifice.
  2. (chiefly US) A floor or level of a building; a storey.
    • 1900, Charles W. Chesnutt, The House Behind the Cedars, chapter I:
      The lower story of the market-house was open on all four of its sides to the public square.
    Our shop was on the fourth story of the building, so we had to install an elevator.
  3. (typography) Alternative form of storey
Synonyms[edit]
  • (floor): floor, level

Anagrams[edit]

  • ryots, stroy, tyros