crooner

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n crooner a singer of popular ballads
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n crooner Same as croonach.
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Usage

In literature:

I dicked a bar and a pash-crooner.
"The Chequers" by James Runciman
Let the froddering crooner cry, And the braddled sapster sing.
"The Book of Humorous Verse" by Various
Briefly the crooner's voice wavered, the notes of the violins hesitated, but no one noticed.
"The Star Lord" by Boyd Ellanby
Let the froddering crooner cry, And the braddled sapster sing.
"Poetical Ingenuities and Eccentricities" by Various
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In news:

New York — The "American Idol " judges' panel is now complete with the naming of singer-rapper Nicki Minaj and country crooner Keith Urban.
Pop crooner Cee Lo Green plans to tackle the NFL Network's Thursday Night Football' intro song.
With singer Carol Richards, the great crooner once popularized a song, "Silver Bells," about the joy of Christmas shopping.
ADAM LEVINE the MAROON 5 crooner and VOICE judge is getting his KINK on in a new show on FX.
Country crooner Jason Aldean is coming clean about his honky-tonk hanky-panky.
Country crooner Alan Jackson's lakefront estate is up for grabs for a cool $4.995 million, reports The Wall Street Journal.
The mercurial R&B crooner has partnered with Mary J Blige for the Liberation Tour.
It's rare to see country crooner Keith Urban without actress Nicole Kidman on his arm.
Michael Buble once described himself as a "Christmas prostitute," so it comes to little surprise that the Canadian crooner is hosting another NBC Christmas special this year.
Emmy-winning TV host and ' Moon River' crooner Andy Williams has died at age 84.
The crooner made the confession today during a radio interview with Ryan Seacrest to promote his new single, 'Locked Out of Heaven.
Over the weekend he performed in Los Angeles to a thrilled audience who eventually rewarded the Mexican crooner with a standing ovation .
New York — The "American Idol" judges' panel is now complete with the naming of singer-rapper Nicki Minaj and country crooner Keith Urban.
Preparations are underway in and around the stadium for party island crooner Jimmy Buffett's appearance Saturday night in Detroit.
The British crooner, 49, gave Australian pop star Delta Goodrem an extra special greeting at an event in Melbourne Sunday evening, passionately kissing her on both cheeks.
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