- (countable) A story is a piece of text that tells someone who reads it about a real or fictional (made up) event.
- This story is about a little girl who is eaten by a wolf.
- The film is based on a true story.
- (countable) A story is a lie.
- Mother told me to stop telling stories.
- (countable) (mostly US) A story is a floor or level in a building.
- My room is five stories up.