Definition of calypsonian in English:

calypsonian

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of West Indian calypso music.

    ‘the rhythm is light and graceful, almost calypsonian’

noun

  • An entertainer who composes and sings calypsos.

    ‘carnival hits by veteran calypsonians’
    ‘one of Trinidad's most beloved and respected calypsonians’

Pronunciation

calypsonian

/kəlɪpˈsəʊnɪən/