Ballad synonyms

băl'əd
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a narrative poem of popular origin
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The definition of a ditty is a simple song.
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The definition of a folk song is a song written by the common people or in the style of the common people.
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(Music) A song about love.
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a narrative poem of popular origin
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The definition of lay is the position in which something lies.
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A 'poetical' quality, artistic and/or artfull, which appeals or stirs the imagination, in any medium
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A musical composition with lyrics for voice or voices, performed by singing.
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A fictional composition in prose or poetry, shorter than a novel; narrative; tale; specif.,
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A lyric poem of Provençal or early Italian troubadours
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A German song, esp. a German art song of a lyrical nature
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A composition in verse rather than in prose:
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A singing or playing of music outdoors at night, esp. by a lover under the window of his sweetheart
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A 14-line verse form often in iambic pentameter, having one of several conventional rhyme schemes and usually featuring a shift in mood or tone after the eighth or twelfth line.
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A humorous, quasi-biographical poem made up of two rhymed couplets with lines of varying length and meter
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A type of poetry concerning the romance of a shepherdess
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A verse form first used by the Provençal troubadours, consisting of six six-line stanzas and a three-line envoy. The end words of the first stanza are repeated in varied order as end words in the other stanzas and also recur in the envoy.
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A poem or stanza of eight lines with a rhyme scheme abaaabab, in which the fourth and seventh lines are the same as the first, and the eighth line is the same as the second.
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A 19-line poem of fixed form consisting of five tercets and a final quatrain on two rhymes, with the first and third lines of the first tercet repeated alternately as a refrain closing the succeeding stanzas and joined as the final couplet of the quatrain.
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Any of various French verse forms, popular in the 14th and 15th cent., with only two rhymes per stanza, and a refrain
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Find another word for ballad. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ballad, like: popular song, ditty, folk-song, love-song, narrative poem, lay, poetry, song, story, canzone and lied.