balladist

noun
bal·​lad·​ist | \ ˈba-lə-dist How to pronounce balladist (audio) \

Definition of balladist

: a person who writes or sings ballads

First Known Use of balladist

1761, in the meaning defined above

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“Balladist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balladist. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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