Definitions for story-telling

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Story-telling(adj)

    being accustomed to tell stories

  2. Story-telling(noun)

    the act or practice of telling stories

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bernie Krause:

    It’s a true narrative, a story telling us that something is desperately wrong.

  2. J. R. R. Tolkien:

    His house was perfect, whether you liked food, or sleep, or work, or story-telling, or singing, or just sitting and thinking, best, or a pleasant mixture of them all.

  3. Rachel Weisz:

    It's very sad that such an event as tonight has to happen, but we do need to draw attention to women in film, we're just very disproportionately represented in terms of directors and writers - people in charge of the story-telling. So we just need more films from women's point of view.

  4. Utah John Krasinski:

    I promised myself I wanted to do a movie that would be singular to my story telling, but if I did it, it would have to be something that I would have a take on that no one else would have, so I was really proud of this job, but to me it was all about the story. I think Jim [Strouse] wrote a really realistic and a very honest take on what family is… He writes real honest people and real honest situations that you have to live through, and that’s what life is. Life isn't simple and predictable; it’s actually very messy.


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