a person who sings ballads.
a singer of ballads
any light, simple song, especially one of sentimental or romantic character, having two or more stanzas all sung to the same melody. a simple narrative poem of folk origin, composed in short stanzas and adapted for singing. any poem written in similar style. the music for a ballad. a sentimental or romantic popular song. noun […]
a person who sings ballads. noun a singer of ballads
to make (something) into a ballad; write a ballad about. to write or compose ballads.
a person who writes, composes, or sings ballads. Historical Examples “General Big-talk,” the Yankee balladist called him when once the siege was in progress. The Siege of Boston Allen French We see that the English balladist is an unwarlike literary hack. Sir Walter Scott and the Border Minstrelsy Andrew Lang Or a balladist, man or […]