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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A singer of folk songs; A performer in a musical show v. - Celebrate by singing, in the style of folk song singers.

Usage examples (28)
  • That is called a minstrel show, circa the 21st century.
  • Very soft and low, like a wandering minstrel is singing.
  • They heard of it only in minstrel tales, and it came to be for them a sort of fairy-land which had no existence save in a poet's dream.
  • The minstrel was the direct product of the slave-time singer and entertainer. for more
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