Storie vs. Story

By Jaxson

  • Storie (noun)

    obsolete spelling of story

  • Story (noun)

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

    “The book tells the story of two roommates.”

  • Story (noun)

    A lie, fiction.

    “You’ve been telling stories again, haven’t you?”

  • Story (noun)

    A soap opera.

    “What will she do without being able to watch her stories?”

  • Story (noun)


  • Story (noun)

    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.”

    “ux|en|The images it captured help tell a story of extreme loss: 25 percent of its ice and four of its 19 glaciers have disappeared since 1957. File:The images it captured help tell a story.ogg”

  • Story (noun)

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  • Story (noun)

    A building or edifice.

  • Story (noun)

    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.”

  • Story (verb)

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

  • Story (noun)

    an account of imaginary or real people and events told for entertainment

    “I’m going to tell you a story”

    “an adventure story”

  • Story (noun)

    a plot or storyline

    “the novel has a good story”

  • Story (noun)

    a report of an item of news in a newspaper, magazine, or broadcast

    “stories in the local papers”

  • Story (noun)

    a piece of gossip; a rumour

    “there have been lots of stories going around, as you can imagine”

  • Story (noun)

    a false statement; a lie

    “Ellie never told stories—she had always believed in the truth”

  • Story (noun)

    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”

  • Story (noun)

    a particular person’s representation of the facts of a matter

    “during police interviews, Harper changed his story”

  • Story (noun)

    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”

  • Story (noun)

    the facts about the present situation

    “What’s the story on this man? Is he from around here?”

  • Story (noun)

    the commercial prospects or circumstances of a particular company

    “the investors’ flight to profitable businesses with solid stories”

  • Story (noun)

    variant spelling of storey

Oxford Dictionary

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