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One entry found for ballad.
Main Entry: bal·lad
Pronunciation: primarystressbal-schwad
Function: noun
1 : a poem that tells a story of adventure, of romance, or of a hero, that is suitable for singing, and that usually has stanzas of four lines with a rhyme on the second and fourth lines
2 : a simple song
3 : a usually slow or sentimental popular song

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