adventure\ story

adventure\ story

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  • adventure story — story of an adventure, heroic story …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • story */*/*/ — UK [ˈstɔːrɪ] / US [ˈstɔrɪ] noun [countable] Word forms story : singular story plural stories 1) an account of something that happened. Stories can be imaginary, traditional, or true She s written several children s stories. The book is about the… …   English dictionary

  • adventure — ad|ven|ture [ədˈventʃə US ər] n [U and C] [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: aventure, from Latin advenire to arrive , from ad to + venire to come ] 1.) an exciting experience in which dangerous or unusual things happen ▪ a great adventure ▪ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • story — noun 1) an adventure story Syn: tale, narrative, account, history, anecdote, saga; informal yarn 2) the novel has a good story Syn: plot, storyline, scenario 3) …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

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  • Adventure Island (TV series) — Adventure Island was a popular Australian television series for children which screened on the ABC from September 11 1967 to December 22 1972 (repeats of the 1969 1972 episodes ran from 1973 1976). The show typically aired from Monday to Friday… …   Wikipedia