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storied

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[ stawr-eed, stohr- ]
/ ˈstɔr id, ˈstoʊr- /
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adjective

recorded or celebrated in history or story: the storied cities of ancient Greece.
ornamented with designs representing historical, legendary, or similar subjects.

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Origin of storied

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First recorded in 1475–85; story1 + -ed3

Definition for storied (2 of 2)

storied2
[ stawr-eed, stohr- ]
/ ˈstɔr id, ˈstoʊr- /

adjective

having stories or floors (often used in combination): a two-storied house.
Also especially British, sto·reyed .

Origin of storied

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First recorded in 1615–25; story2 + -ed3
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British Dictionary definitions for storied

storied
/ (ˈstɔːrɪd) /

adjective

recorded in history or in a story; fabled
decorated with narrative scenes or pictures
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