DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rhe·tor·ic·al a.  Of or pertaining to rhetoric; according to, or exhibiting, rhetoric; oratorical; as, the rhetorical art; a rhetorical treatise; a rhetorical flourish.
    They permit him to leave their poetical taste ungratified, provided that he gratifies their rhetorical sense.   --M. Arnold.
 -- Rhe*tor*ic*al*ly, adv. -- Rhe*tor*ic*al*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv : in a rhetorical manner; "`What can be done?' he asked