Plato has ranked the rhetor in the same category as the Despot: a classification upon which I shall say something presently.
For a long time he could not utter a word, so that the rhetor had to repeat his question.
It was only the rhetor who was respected and praised in Rome.
He listened to the rhetor in silence, feeling from all he said that his ordeal was about to begin.
It will be remembered that the Romans considered rhetoric, or the art of the rhetor, or orator, as first in importance.
"If you are resolved, I must begin your initiation," said the rhetor coming closer to Pierre.
Upon what then can the rhetor advise — upon just and unjust — nothing else?
Classification of Platonic works by the rhetor Thrasyllus — dramatic — philosophical.
In the rhetor's school those things were studied which would help the young man in his public career.
The rhetor must know how to apply the one to the other, suitably to each particular case.