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Informal a performer or devotee of folk music or folk songs
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
also folk·ynoun pl. folk·ies
- A folk singer or musician.
- One who is an enthusiast of folk music.
Of, relating to, or in the style of folk music.