Definition of rhetorism in English:

rhetorism

noun

  • Rhetorical speech or language.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in James Sanford (fl. 1567–1582), translator. From post-classical Latin rhetorismus, perhaps from classical Latin rhētor + -ismus after post-classical Latin rhetorizare.

Pronunciation

rhetorism

/ˈrɛtərɪz(ə)m/