rhetorician

[ ret-uh-rish-uhn ]
/ ˌrɛt əˈrɪʃ ən /

noun

an expert in the art of rhetoric.
a person who teaches rhetoric.
a person who writes or speaks in an elaborate or exaggerated style.

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Origin of rhetorician

1375–1425; late Middle English rethoricien<Middle French rethoriquerhetoric + -ien-ian

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British Dictionary definitions for rhetorician

rhetorician
/ (ˌrɛtəˈrɪʃən) /

noun

a teacher of the art of rhetoric
a stylish or eloquent writer or speaker
a person whose speech is pompous or extravagant
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