Definition of "story-teller" [sto•ry-tell•er]

  • One who tells stories; a narrator of anecdotes,incidents, or fictitious tales. (noun)
  • An historian; -- in contempt. (noun)
  • A euphemism or child's word for “a liar.” (noun)

Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

Use "story-teller" in a sentence
  • "Tender, grand, a story-teller like few others, Bearden's work from the 1960's until his passing in 1988 has emerged as a touchstone, if a neglected one, of 20th century American art."
  • "The anonymous living tell their story every day, with the help of professional or amateur writers, but the greatest story-teller of all is time and change, or death."
  • "But he was such a great story-teller and spokesman for the ice and the life cycle it supports that I thought an interview format would better serve Huffington Post readers -- interspersed with photos, of course."