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rhetor

[ree-ter, ret-er]
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noun
  1. a master or teacher of rhetoric.
  2. an orator.

Origin of rhetor

1325–75; < Latin rhētor < Greek rhḗtōr; replacing Middle English rethor < Medieval Latin, Latin, as above
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rhetor

noun
  1. a teacher of rhetoric
  2. (in ancient Greece) an orator

Word Origin

C14: via Latin from Greek rhētōr; related to rhēma word
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