Main definitions of storied in English

: storied1storied2

storied1

adjective

literary
  • Celebrated in or associated with stories or legends.

    ‘the island's storied past’
    • ‘As spirits go, it's arguable that none have more a storied past than those whiskies made in Ireland and Scotland.’
    • ‘Our early libraries served a valuable role in documenting our sport's storied past.’
    • ‘Perhaps we live in an era that finds so little to admire in itself that it feels compelled to cut the storied past down to the size of the tabloid present.’
    • ‘New England's coastal towns are some of America's oldest, and few have a more storied or colorful past than Mystic, Connecticut in the southeastern part of the state.’
    • ‘Venice as a city has seemed irrelevant, a storied artifact of a Romantic past that serves merely as a decorous backdrop for an event geared toward utopian futures.’

Pronunciation:

storied

/ˈstôrēd/

Main definitions of storied in English

: storied1storied2

storied2

(British storeyed)

adjective

North american
  • [in combination] (of a building) having a specified number of stories.

    ‘four-storied houses’

Pronunciation:

storied

/ˈstôrēd/