storyteller

[ stawr-ee-tel-er, stohr- ]
/ ˈstɔr iˌtɛl ər, ˈstoʊr- /

noun

a person who tells or writes stories or anecdotes.
a person who tells more or less trivial falsehoods; fibber.

Nearby words

  1. story of my life, the,
  2. story, joseph,
  3. storyboard,
  4. storybook,
  5. storyline,
  6. storytelling,
  7. storyville,
  8. storywriter,
  9. stoss,
  10. stoss, veit

Origin of storyteller

1700–10; story1 + teller1

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British Dictionary definitions for storyteller

storyteller

/ (ˈstɔːrɪˌtɛlə) /

noun

a person who tells stories
informal a liar
Derived Formsstorytelling, noun, adjective

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