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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (2)

1. having an illustrious past;
[syn: celebrated, historied, storied]

2. having stories as indicated;
- Example: "a six-storied building"
[syn: storied, storeyed]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Storied \Sto"ried\, a. [From Story.] 1. Told in a story. [1913 Webster] 2. Having a history; interesting from the stories which pertain to it; venerable from the associations of the past. [1913 Webster] Some greedy minion, or imperious wife, The trophied arches, storied halls, invade. --Pope. [1913 Webster] Can storied urn, or animated bust, Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath? --Gray. [1913 Webster] 3. Having (such or so many) stories; -- chiefly in composition; as, a two-storied house. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Story \Sto"ry\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Storied; p. pr. & vb. n. Storying.] To tell in historical relation; to make the subject of a story; to narrate or describe in story. [1913 Webster] How worthy he is I will leave to appear hereafter, rather than story him in his own hearing. --Shak. [1913 Webster] It is storied of the brazen colossus in Rhodes, that it was seventy cubits high. --Bp. Wilkins. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

storied adj 1: having an illustrious past [syn: celebrated, historied, storied] 2: having stories as indicated; "a six-storied building" [syn: storied, storeyed]