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Synonyms for story
ˈstɔr i, ˈstoʊr i

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Wiktionary

  1. storynoun

    A lie.

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

    Synonyms:
    lieSynonyms

  2. storynoun

    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.

    Synonyms:
    level, floor

  3. storynoun

    A soap opera.

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

    Synonyms:
    serial, soap opera

  4. storynoun

    A sequence of events, or a situation, such as might be related in an account.

    Synonyms:
    tome

  5. storynoun

    Synonyms:
    narrative

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. story

    A story is the telling of some series of connected incidents or events, whether real or fictitious, in prose or verse, orally or in writing; or the series of incidents or events thus related may be termed a story. In children's talk, a story is a common euphemism for a falsehood. Tale is nearly synonymous with story, but is somewhat archaic; it is used for an imaginative, legendary, or fictitious recital, especially if of ancient date; as, a fairy tale; also, for an idle or malicious report; as, do not tell tales; "where there is no tale-bearer, the strife ceaseth." Prov. xxvi, 20. An anecdote tells briefly some incident, assumed to be fact. If it passes close limits of brevity, it ceases to be an anecdote, and becomes a narrative or narration. A traditional or mythical story of ancient times is a legend. A history is often somewhat poetically called a story; as, the story of the American civil war. Compare ALLEGORY; FICTION; HISTORY.

    Synonyms:
    account, anecdote, incident, legend, myth, narration, narrative, novel, recital, record, relation, tale

    Antonyms:
    annals, biography, chronicle, history, memoir

Princeton's WordNet

  1. narrative, narration, story, talenoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    tarradiddle, account, narrative, chronicle, tale, storey, report, recital, yarn, taradiddle, news report, write up, level, floor, narration, history, fib

  2. storynoun

    a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

    "he writes stories for the magazines"

    Synonyms:
    account, narration, tarradiddle, level, fib, report, floor, storey, write up, history, taradiddle, news report, narrative, tale, chronicle

  3. floor, level, storey, storynoun

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

    "what level is the office on?"

    Synonyms:
    narration, horizontal surface, account, narrative, grade, tale, storey, degree, base, flooring, tier, news report, trading floor, taradiddle, spirit level, write up, level, fib, chronicle, tarradiddle, layer, floor, stage, history, point, stratum, report

  4. history, account, chronicle, storynoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    score, tarradiddle, account, narrative, chronicle, tale, storey, report, fib, business relationship, news report, account statement, explanation, taradiddle, bill, write up, invoice, floor, accounting, narration, history, level

  5. report, news report, story, account, write upnoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    score, tarradiddle, account, paper, study, narrative, chronicle, tale, storey, theme, fib, accounting, business relationship, account statement, bill, explanation, taradiddle, news report, write up, report card, invoice, reputation, written report, floor, narration, history, level, report, composition

  6. fib, story, tale, tarradiddle, taradiddlenoun

    a trivial lie

    "he told a fib about eating his spinach"; "how can I stop my child from telling stories?"

    Synonyms:
    tosh, tarradiddle, account, narrative, chronicle, tale, storey, report, boloney, tommyrot, bilgewater, humbug, taradiddle, bosh, news report, write up, level, drool, twaddle, baloney, floor, narration, history, fib

Editors Contribution

  1. fleet

    twitter stories, like instagram stories

    Submitted by ryan_1 on December 14, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. storynoun

    Synonyms:
    history

  2. storynoun

    Synonyms:
    narration, narrative, recital, relation, rehearsal, account, statement, tale

  3. storynoun

    Synonyms:
    fiction, fable, romance, novel

  4. storynoun

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] falsehood, untruth, lie

  5. storynoun

    Synonyms:
    floor, loft

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  1. Dennis Quaid:

    Special Screening at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam on Oct. 20, 2019 in Honolulu, Hawaii. ( Photo by Marco Garcia/Getty Images for Lionsgate Entertainment) Dennis Quaid, 65, AND PHD STUDENT Laura Savoie, 26, WILL MARRY WITHIN THE YEAR, STAR SAYS Quaid also shared it was never his intention to find someone Savoies age. I didnt go out looking for an age gap or someone really younger than me, he explained. I met Laura Savoie at a business event and then the relationship developed. You have no control over who you fall in love with, he continued. I dont fall in love easily. But I cant let what a few people think control all that. Ive been married three times and this is the final one, I know it is. I feel like I have a real partner in life. Quaid was previously dating longtime girlfriend Santa Auzina, whom he was last photographed with in December 2018, People Magazine reported. The couple, who were together for a little over two years, began dating after Dennis Quaid split from Dennis Quaid wife of 12 years, Kimberly Buffington, in 2016. The former pair finalized their divorced in April 2018. Quaid was previously married to actress Meg Ryan. The 10-year marriage ended in 2001. Dennis Quaid, 65, DATING PHD STUDENT Laura Savoie, 26 : REPORTS Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan are pictured here in February 2000. Dennis Quaid spoke to Fox News about Dennis Quaid first-ever splurge for the holidays. ( Photo by KMazur/WireImage via Getty) Dennis Quaid HOPES BY SHARING Dennis Quaid STORY WITH PAST ADDICTION ITLL HELP OTHERS : LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL AFTERWARDS And before that, Dennis Quaid was married to actress P.J. Soles from 1978 until 1983. Earlier this month, Dennis Quaid told Entertainment Tonight hes eager to be a married man within the year. Youve got a year, right ? Dennis Quaid told the outlet. And if you go past a year without getting married, then youre suspect. Thats basic etiquette. According to Dennis Quaid, Dennis Quaid and Savoite began planning their wedding the next minute after Dennis Quaid popped the question in Hawaii last month. I think shes looking at wedding dresses today, Dennis Quaid said. Shes got ta get started. Dennis Quaid SHOWS OFF LAURA SAVOIES ENGAGEMENT RING According to People Magazine, this photo shows Dennis Quaid and Laura Savoie on May 14, 2019, in Los Angeles, California. ( Photo by gotpap/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images) DENNIS QUAID ON NATASHA RICHARDSONS DEATH 10 YEARS LATER : SHES A BEAUTIFUL PERSON In late October, Dennis Quaid confirmed to Extra Dennis Quaid proposed to the 26-year-old after several months of dating. I had the ring in my pocket, Dennis Quaid gushed to the outlet. It has been kind of a month-and-a-half plan I wanted it to be private. At the time, Dennis Quaid revealed Dennis Quaid waited for the perfect sunset to pop the question. She was actually taking a selfie of us, and I put the ring in front and said, Will you marry me ? And then she fell down.

  2. Marsha Moon:

    As I walked with Mike Viti, I shared my story.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    Excuse me, I'm talking, if you're going to talk, tell the whole story.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Two sentences story Someone shouted angrily; go to the hell I asked politely; tell me the way

  5. Michael Lorizio:

    Part of the story has to be at least how illiquid TIPS securities are. It’s not always a perfect reflection of inflation expectations.

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