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Rhetoric is the art of discourse, an art that aims to improve the capability of writers or speakers to inform, most likely to persuade, or motivate particular audiences ...

Rhetoric | Definition of Rhetoric by Merriam-Webster

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language that is intended to influence people and that may not be honest or reasonable. : the art or skill of speaking or writing formally and effectively especially ...

Rhetoric | Define Rhetoric at Dictionary.com

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Rhetoric definition, (in writing or speech) the undue use of exaggeration or display; bombast. See more.

rhetoric - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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Rhetoric is speaking or writing that's intended to persuade. If your goal is to write editorial columns for "The New York Times," you should work on your rhetoric.

Rhetoric

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Rhetoric is the ancient art of argumentation and discourse. When we write or speak to convince others of what we believe, we are "rhetors." When we analyze  ...

Rhetoric - Examples and Definition of Rhetoric - Literary Devices

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Definition, Usage and a list of Rhetoric Examples in common speech and literature. Rhetoric is a technique of using language effectively and persuasively in ...

Examples of Rhetoric - YourDictionary

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The term rhetoric refers broadly to the ability of one to speak or write effectively or articulately. A more specific understanding of the word rhetoric is to refer to a ...

Rhetoric Department | UC Berkeley

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Interdisciplinary Rhetoric Department offers academic programs in the functions of discourse in all its forms.

Purdue OWL: The Rhetorical Situation

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Understanding and being able to analyze rhetorical situations can help contribute to strong, audience-focused, and organized writing. The PowerPoint ...

What is Rhetoric? - Silva Rhetoricae - Brigham Young University

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Rhetoric is the study of effective speaking and writing. And the art of persuasion. And many other things. In its long and vigorous history rhetoric has enjoyed ...

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rhet·o·ric
[ret-er-ik]
NOUN
1.
(in writing or speech) the undue use of exaggeration or display; bombast.
2.
the art or science of all specialized literary uses of language in prose or verse, including the figures of speech.
3.
the study of the effective use of language.
4.
the ability to use language effectively.
5.
the art of prose in general as opposed to verse.
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