- The art of using language, especially public speaking, as a means to persuade.
- meaningless, Meaningless language with an exaggerated style intended to impress.
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- Part of or similar to rhetoric, which is the use of language as a means to persuade.
A rhetorical question, for example, is one used merely to make a point, with no response expected.
- An expert or student of rhetoric
- An orator or eloquent public speaker