retórica

See also: retorica and retòrica

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

retórica f (uncountable)

  1. rhetoric (art of using language for persuasion)
    Synonyms: eloquência, lábia (colloquial), oratória
  2. rhetoric (meaningless language with an exaggerated style intended to impress)
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

retórica

  1. Feminine singular of adjective retórico.

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /reˈtoɾika/, [reˈt̪oɾika]

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

retórica f (plural retóricas)

  1. rhetoric

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

retórica

  1. Feminine singular of adjective retórico.