Definition of 'storey'
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These upper storeys are connected by a floating staircase. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Two stories use different metaphors to make much the same point. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Their social superiors have larger houses of two storeys. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They have all the stories in one place instead of having to search lots of websites. Times, Sunday Times (2006)No residential building can be more than five storeys high. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This allowed the architects to squeeze three storeys below the maximum height allowed by planners. Times, Sunday Times (2014)One of the above stories is not true. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What stories he must have to tell. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The upper storeys looked like anonymous rental apartments. Times, Sunday Times (2006)These are two different stories twinned by similar gender issues. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The house is five storeys high and has been extended to almost twice its original size. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The rise and rise of debt has been one of the stories of our age. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Nor are they usually built above two storeys high. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We must remember biblical stories are not morality plays where good and evil are obvious. Christianity Today (2000)But against a tsunami there is little defence except good luck and the protection of upper storeys. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She visited us at the house and shared stories and photographs with us. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It has been one of the few success stories on the high street as shoppers trade down to value stores. The Sun (2008)Their stories are set anywhere, anytime. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The street 50 storeys below was a busy one. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I saw a building of nine storeys collapse right in front of me. Times, Sunday Times (2010)At present, arcane building laws impose fierce restrictions on floor space and the number of storeys that a building can have. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A refurbished four-bedroom townhouse set over five storeys with two roof terraces. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is not known whether he was wearing safety equipment or how many of the building 's four storeys he scaled before finding an open window. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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