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ballad
used in Love's Labour's Lost

2 uses
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Definition
a song (or poem) that tells a story
  • Is there not a ballad, boy, of the King and the Beggar?
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The park (57% in)
  • The world was very guilty of such a ballad some three ages since; but I think now 'tis not to be found; or if it were, it would neither serve for the writing nor the tune.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The park (58% in)

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