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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who tells stories, true or fictitious, whether orally or in writing.
  • n. One given to relating anecdotes: as, a good story-teller at a dinner-table.
  • n. One who tells falsehoods; a fibber.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who tells a story
  • n. someone who tells lies

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