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Meaning of MINSTRELSY

Pronunciation:  'minstrulsee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the art of a minstrel
  2. [n]  ballads sung by minstrels
  3. [n]  a troupe of minstrels
 

MINSTRELSY is a 10 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: art, artistry, ballad, company, lay, prowess, troupe

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Min"strel*sy\, n.
1. The arts and occupation of minstrels; the singing and
   playing of a minstrel.

2. Musical instruments. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

3. A collective body of minstrels, or musicians; also, a
   collective body of minstrels' songs. --Chaucer. ``The
   minstrelsy of heaven.'' --Milton.

 

 

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