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Definition of Story


  1. 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.
  2. A narration or recital of that which has occurred; a description of past events; a history; a statement; a record.
  3. 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.
  4. A euphemism or child's word for "a lie;" a fib; as, to tell a story.
  5. To tell in historical relation; to make the subject of a story; to narrate or describe in story.
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Story Translations

story in Afrikaans is storie, verdieping, verhaal, geskiedenis
story in Dutch is etage, verdieping
story in Finnish is kerros, historia
story in Italian is farsa, rapporto, fiaba, racconto, storia
story in Latin is fabula
story in Norwegian is etasje
story in Spanish is conseja, historia, cuento