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Synonyms for balladˈbæl əd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ballad, lay(noun)

    a narrative song with a recurrent refrain

    lay, ballad

  2. ballad, lay(noun)

    a narrative poem of popular origin

    lay, ballad

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ballad(n.)

    light poem, sentimental song

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

ballade, ride, romance, walk

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