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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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English - Alternative Forms

* storie (obsolete), storey (UK, sense 3)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Anglo-Norman _estorie_, from Latin _historia_, from Ancient Greek _ἱστορία_ (historía, “history”). Compare _history_ and _storey_ (“floor of a building”).

From Anglo-Norman estorie, from Latin historia, from Ancient Greek ἱστορία (historía, history). Compare history and storey (floor of a building).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈstɔːɹi/ * Rhymes: -ɔːɹi

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɔːɹi/
  • Rhymes: -ɔːɹi

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

STORY (_plural_ STORIES) * 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. _The book tells the STORY of two roommates._ * A lie. _You’ve been telling STORIES again, haven’t you?_ * (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._ * (US, colloquial, usually pluralized) A soap opera. _What will she do without being able to watch her STORIES?_ * (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. * 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 * (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 * (account): tome * (lie): _See lie_ * (floor): floor, level * (soap opera): soap opera, serial * (sequence of events; situtation): narrative DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

story (plural stories)

  1. A sequence of real or fictional events; or, an account of such a sequence.
    The book tells the story of two roommates.
  2. A lie.
    You’ve been telling stories again, haven’t you?
  3. (chiefly US) 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.
  4. (US, colloquial, usually pluralized) A soap opera.
    What will she do without being able to watch her stories?
  5. (obsolete) History.
  6. 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.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

STORY (_third-person singular simple present_ STORIES, _present participle_ STORYING, _simple past and past participle_ STORIED) * 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.

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.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* ryots, tyros


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