the story

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the story

somewhat informal
: basic information about someone or something
  • I'm still trying to find out the story behind this change in policy.
  • What's the story with that guy? Do you know him?

Word by Word Definitions

story play
  1. : history

  2. : history

  3. : an account of incidents or events

  1. : to narrate or describe in story

  2. : to adorn with a story or a scene from history

  1. : the space in a building between two adjacent floor levels or between a floor and the roof

  2. : a set of rooms in such a space

  3. : a unit of measure equal to the height of the story of a building


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