storey

[ stawr-ee, stohr-ee ]
/ ˈstɔr i, ˈstoʊr i /

noun, plural sto·reys.Chiefly British.

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British Dictionary definitions for storey (1 of 2)

storey

US story

/ (ˈstɔːrɪ) /

noun plural -reys or -ries

a floor or level of a building
a set of rooms on one level

Word Origin for storey

C14: from Anglo-Latin historia, picture, from Latin: narrative, probably arising from the pictures on medieval windows

British Dictionary definitions for storey (2 of 2)

Storey
/ (ˈstɔːrɪ) /

noun

David (Malcolm). born 1933, British novelist and dramatist. His best-known works include the novels This Sporting Life (1960) and A Serious Man (1998) and the plays In Celebration (1969), Home (1970), and Stages (1992)
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