Synonyms for (noun) story

Synonyms: floor, level, storey, story

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

Usage: what level is the office on?

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons


Synonyms: story

Definition: a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

Usage: he writes stories for the magazines

Similar words: fiction

Definition: a literary work based on the imagination and not necessarily on fact


Synonyms: history, chronicle, story, account

Definition: a record or narrative description of past events

Usage: a history of France; he gave an inaccurate account of the plot to kill the president; the story of exposure to lead

Similar words: record

Definition: anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events

Usage: the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques


Synonyms: account, report, write up, news report, story

Definition: a short account of the news

Usage: 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

Similar words: news

Definition: information reported in a newspaper or news magazine

Usage: the news of my death was greatly exaggerated


Synonyms: story, tale, taradiddle, tarradiddle, fib

Definition: a trivial lie

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

Similar words: prevarication, lie

Definition: a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth


Synonyms: story, tale, narration, narrative

Definition: 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

Usage: his narrative was interesting; Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children

Similar words: subject matter, substance, message, content

Definition: what a communication that is about something is about