Definition of praise singer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

praise singer

 noun
noun
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(South African English)(also praise poet)
 
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(in traditional African society) a person who writes and performs music and poetry in order to praise a chief or other important person Traditionally, a praise singer accompanies the chief on important occasions. A Zulu praise singer extolled the virtues of Zuma.