Definition: a method of communication, involving writing or speaking, that is often used to persuade
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): oratory, discourse, big talk
Antonym(s): conciseness, quiet
1. The liberal politician hopes his rhetoric will persuade voters to choose him.
2. As a writer, the activist often uses rhetoric to encourage people to support his cause.
3. The racist’s rhetoric inspired the troubled young man to blow up the synagogue.