Complete Definition of "story"

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Etymology
From Ancient Greek ιÏÏοÏία (istoria) "history".

Pronunciation
IPA|/ËstÉËɹi/
audio|en-uk-story.ogg|Audio (UK)
audio|en-us-story.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉËri|-ÉËri

Alternative spellings
storey

Noun
en-noun|stories

  1. An account of real or fictional events.

#: The book tells the story of two roommates.

  1. A lie.

#: Youâve been telling stories again, havenât you?

  1. A floor or level of a building (mainly US - see storey).

#: Our shop was on the fourth story of the building — we had to install an elevator.

Synonyms
(1) tome
(2) See lie
(3) floor, level

Translations
trans-top|account of events
Arabic: ARchar|Ùصة unicode|(qéÊÊa) f
Bosnian: priÄa#Bosnian|priÄa f
Chinese: æäº (gùshì)
Croatian: priÄa#Croatian|priÄa f
Czech: pÅíbÄh m
Danish: historie
Dutch: verhaal
Ewe: Åutinya
Finnish: tarina, kertomus, juttu
French: histoire f
German: Erzählung f, Geschichte f
Greek: ιÏÏοÏία (istoría) f
Hindi: à¤à¤¹à¤¾à¤¨à¥ (kahÄni)
Hungarian: történet, elbeszélés
Icelandic: saga
Ido: rakonto (imaginary), naraco (narrative)
Irish: scéal
Italian: racconto m, storia f
trans-mid
Japanese: ç©èª (ãã®ããã, monogatari)
Korean: ì´ì¼ê¸° (iyagi)
Kurdish: KUchar|ÚÛرÛÚ©
Malay: cerita
Malayalam: à´à´¥ (katha)
Maltese: storja f, rakkont m
Marathi: à¤à¥à¤·à¥à¤ (gosht)
Polish: opowieÅÄ f, historia f
Portuguese: estória f
Russian: ÑаÑÑказ (rasskáz) m, повеÑÑÑ (póvestâ) f
Serbian:

Spanish: cuento m, historia#Spanish|historia f
Swedish: historia#Swedish|historia c
Telugu: à°à°¤ (kata), à°à°¥ (katha)
Ukrainian: оповÑÐ´Ñ (ópovidâ) f
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trans-top|lie
See lie
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trans-top|level of a building
Arabic: ARchar|طاب٠unicode|(Êá:beq)
Bosnian: sprat#Bosnian|sprat m
Chinese: æ¨, 楼 (lóu)
Croatian: kat#Croatian|kat m
Czech: podlaží n
Danish: etage
Dutch: verdieping
Finnish: kerros
French: étage m
German: Stockwerk n, Etage f
Hungarian: emelet
Italian: piano#Italian|piano m
trans-mid
Japanese: é (kai)
Korean: 층 (cheung)
Malay: tingkat
Maltese: sular
Portuguese: andar#Portuguese|andar m
Russian: ÑÑаж (etáž) m
Serbian:

Spanish: piso m
Swedish: våning c
Telugu: à°à°à°¤à°¸à±à°¤à± (aMtastu)
Ukrainian: повеÑÑ (póverÏ) m
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