Definitions

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  • n. A writer of ballads.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A writer of ballads.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A writer or singer of ballads; a balladist.

Etymologies

ballad +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Haitians rioted after electoral authorities declared that Jude C é lestin, who has the backing of President Ren é Pr é val, had placed second, behind former first lady Mirlande Manigat, eliminating ballader Michel Martelly, known as "Sweet Micky," from the second-round presidential runoff.

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  • The popular young lyrist, ballader and minstrel, for Nadaud accompanied himself on the piano, now made a curious compact, agreeing to write songs for twenty years, a firm named Heugel paying him six thousand francs yearly by way of remuneration.

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  • Nous passons tout de meme une bonne journee a nous ballader sur l'ile et a profiter de la belle terrasse a Novita.

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  • Deux jours trop courts a decompresser, se ballader dans les rues de Singapoure, boire tard le soir (tard signifiant un peu plus tard pour Joel que pour Marija, question d'entrainement), et cuver le lendemain matin.

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