What does the word story mean?

Usage examples for story

  1. Yes, monsieur; it ain't an old story, you see. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. It's as good as a story, isn't it? – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  3. Tell 'em any story you like. – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer