storyteller


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sto·ry·tell·er

 (stôr′ē-tĕl′ər)
n.
1.
a. One who tells or writes stories.
b. One who relates anecdotes.
2. Informal One who tells lies.

sto′ry·tell′ing n.

storyteller

(ˈstɔːrɪˌtɛlə)
n
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a person who tells stories
2. informal a liar
ˈstoryˌtelling n, adj

sto•ry•tell•er

(ˈstɔr iˌtɛl ər, ˈstoʊr-)

n.
1. a person who tells or writes stories.
2. a person who tells trivial falsehoods; fibber.
[1700–10]
sto′ry•tell`ing, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.storyteller - someone who tells a storystoryteller - someone who tells a story    
anecdotist, raconteur - a person skilled in telling anecdotes
fabulist - a person who tells or invents fables
griot - a storyteller in West Africa; perpetuates the oral traditions of a family or village
speaker, talker, verbaliser, verbalizer, utterer - someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous); "the speaker at commencement"; "an utterer of useful maxims"
2.storyteller - someone who tells lies
liar, prevaricator - a person who has lied or who lies repeatedly

storyteller

noun raconteur, author, narrator, romancer, novelist, chronicler, bard, fabulist, spinner of yarns, anecdotist Celtic storytellers

storyteller

noun
Informal. One who tells lies:
Law: perjurer.
Translations
vypravěč
pripovjedačpripovjedačica

storyteller

[ˈstɔːrɪˌteləʳ] N
1. (gen) → cuentista mf
2. (= liar) → cuentista mf, embustero/a m/f

storyteller

[ˈstɔːritɛlər] nconteur/euse m/fstory-writer [ˈstɔːriraɪtər] nnouvelliste mf

storyteller

[ˈstɔːrɪˌtɛləʳ] n
a.narratore/trice
he's a good storyteller → è uno che sa raccontare bene le storie
b. (fam) (liar) → bugiardo/a
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Norman of Torn and the old man seldom joined in these wild orgies, but when minstrel, or troubadour, or storyteller wandered to his grim lair the Outlaw of Torn would sit enjoying the break in the winter's dull monotony to as late an hour as another; nor could any man of his great fierce horde outdrink their chief when he cared to indulge in the pleasures of the wine cup.
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There is an ancient Chinese saying that says: "The storyteller only relies on his three inch-long tongue, and yet he is able to show us what is superficial in this world and where we find the deep ground.
Narayan as " a beautiful storyteller and a fine writer" and Vikram Seth as " hell of a storyteller and a brilliant writer", Archer counts the two his favourites among Indian authors.
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For the first time in Hakaya, the audience has this year had the opportunity to attend a two-hour session with a storyteller, listening to and discussing his/her experience in the field.
Montgomery Kelly has many years experience as a storyteller and his talents are well synthesized in this admirable production.
To take the audience on a journey of discovery through all the emotions but to only suggest use of our non-fears, the unknown to make us laugh, cry, be sad, happy and always wanting more, now that is a great storyteller.
When Colin the Storyteller was a young man, people were drawn to him like flies to honey.