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minstrel

min·strel

minstrel

pronunciation:
mIn strl
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a musician and poet who traveled from place to place to entertain people during the Middle Ages.
definition 2: a singer, musician, or poet.
We went to see the minstrels in the park.
similar words:
artist, musician, poet, singer
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The word minstrel contains the following part:
minist, minst Latin root that means serve, assist