rhetors and sham-erudites are ecstatic about Burnside's conduct.
He, and a fair proportion of the other rhetors named in the Phædrus, performed well the useful work which they undertook.
Indeed, many Sophists and rhetors presented themselves not as superseding,49 but as expounding and illustrating, the poets.
rhetors persuade or communicate true opinion; but they do not teach or communicate knowledge.
Do not good rhetors possess great power in their respective cities?
An occasion for sneering at the rhetors and Dikasts is always tempting to him.
It dwells, with emphasis and elegance, upon the patriotic common-places which formed the theme of rhetors generally.
All this persiflage, in harmony with the polemics of the Gorgias, derides and degrades the rhetors collectively.
Sokrates denies that the rhetors have any real power, because they do nothing which they really wish.
You know the language used by the rhetors and journalists in describing the corrupt scions of the old aristocracy.