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rhetoric

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  • nounwordiness; long speech
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Synonyms for rhetoric

noun wordiness; long speech
  • hyperbole
  • oratory
  • address
  • balderdash
  • bombast
  • composition
  • discourse
  • elocution
  • eloquence
  • fustian
  • grandiloquence
  • magniloquence
  • oration
  • pomposity
  • rant
  • verbosity
  • big talk
  • flowery language
  • hot air

Antonyms for rhetoric

  • quiet
  • conciseness
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More words related to rhetoric

bombast

noun. boasting

diction

noun. style of speech; articulation

discourse

noun. dialogue; dissertation

elocution

noun. articulation

eloquence

noun. skillful way with words

eloquentness

noun. eloquence
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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