retórica

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin rhētorica (rhetoric), from Ancient Greek ῥητορικός (rhētorikós, concerning public speech), from ῥήτωρ (rhḗtōr, public speaker).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

retórica

  1. feminine form of retórico

Noun[edit]

retórica f (uncountable)

  1. rhetoric (art of using language for persuasion)
  2. rhetoric (meaningless language with an exaggerated style intended to impress)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

retórica f (plural retóricas)

  1. rhetoric

Adjective[edit]

retórica f (masculine retórico, feminine plural retóricas, masculine plural retóricos)

  1. rhetorical