Definition of rhetoricating in US English:

rhetoricating

noun

rare
  • The use of rhetorical language.

adjective

rare
  • Rhetorical.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Daniel Waterland (1683–1740), theologian. From rhetoricate + -ing<br>mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Saltmarsh (d. 1647), preacher and religious controversialist. From rhetoricate + -ing.

Pronunciation

rhetoricating

/rɪˈtɒrɪkeɪtɪŋ/