multistory

or mul·ti·sto·ried

[ muhl-ti-stawr-ee, -stohr-ee ]
/ ˌmʌl tɪˈstɔr i, -ˈstoʊr i /
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adjective

(of a building) having several or many stories.

Nearby words

  1. multisport,
  2. multistage,
  3. multistate,
  4. multistep hydroplane,
  5. multistorey,
  6. multisyllabic,
  7. multisyllable,
  8. multisynaptic,
  9. multitask,
  10. multitasking

Origin of multistory

First recorded in 1915–20; multi- + story2

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Word Origin and History for multistory

multistory

adj.

also multi-story, multi-storey, 1918, from multi- + story (2).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper