Meaning of “rhetorician” in the English Dictionary

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"rhetorician" in British English

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rhetoriciannoun [ C ]

uk /ˌret.əˈrɪʃ.ən/ us /ˌret̬.əˈrɪʃ.ən/

formal a person who is good at speaking in public, especially someone who is able to influence people

specialized language a person who teaches the skill of speaking and writing in an effective way that influences people:

Lucian was a famous Greek rhetorician.

(Definition of “rhetorician” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)