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rhetorical

adjective uk   /rɪˈtɒr.ɪ.kəl/ us    /-ˈtɔːr.ɪ-/
Rhetorical speech or writing is intended to seem important or influence people: repetition, that tedious rhetorical device
rhetorically
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
"You want to know what courage is?" he asked rhetorically.
Traducciones de “rhetorical”
en chino (tradicionál) 詞藻華麗的, 浮誇的, 修辭的…
en chino (simplificado) 词藻华丽的, 浮夸的, 修辞的…
(Definition of rhetorical from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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