Share this entry

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

Translation of rhetoric in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 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.

Definition of rhetoric in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: