Definitions for "MINSTREL"
Keywords:  singer, poet, musician, jongleur, bard
Formerly a poet, singer or musician; now a nigger with a color less than skin deep and a humor more than flesh and blood can bear.
In the Middle Ages, one of an order of men who subsisted by the arts of poetry and music, and sang verses to the accompaniment of a harp or other instrument; in modern times, a poet; a bard; a singer and harper; a musician.
A poet and singer who lived and traveled off the largess of the aristocracy.
a troupe of performers making melody, jokes and impersonations
a performer in a minstrel show
Keywords:  singing, celebrate, style
celebrate by singing, in the style of minstrels