Definition of balladist in English:

balladist

noun

  • See ballad

    • ‘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.’

Pronunciation

balladist

/ˈbalədɪst/