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American English: /ˈrɛdərɪk/
British English: /ˈrɛtərɪk/

Translation of rhetoric in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • Born into a rich provincial family, he studied philosophy as well as rhetoric and law.
    • Much of the earlier writing is political rhetoric; much of the later is album verse.
    • In the late twentieth century rhetoric has been revived as the study of the structuring powers of discourse.

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