|1.||[ noun ] an account describing incidents or events|
|Synonyms:||story tale narrative recital narration|
"a farfetched narrative" "after dinner he told the children stories of his adventures"
|Related terms:||report message fairytale tall_tale sob_story relation nursery_rhyme tearjerker folktale canterbury_tales introduction body conclusion tell tell tell|
|2.||[ verb ] tell or spin a yarn|
|Related terms:||tell narration|
|3.||[ noun ] a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving|
|Related terms:||cord floss purl ligature lastex dental_floss cotton suture tinsel warp woof worsted pile string|