Meaning of balladist in English:


Pronunciation /ˈbalədɪst/

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‘Last year Eller, a riveting balladist, opened for the Rolling Stones in Rio.’
  • ‘After the First World War he returned to Egypt and turned from a court bard to a versatile balladist.’
  • ‘Through the ages, perhaps no other Arab balladist has been quoted more than this desert bard.’
  • ‘They know him as that honeyed-vocaled balladist that they fell in love with in 2002.’
  • ‘His father was the local balladist and dancer.’