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rhetorical

[ri-tawr-i-kuhl, -tor-] [rɪˈtɔrɪkəl, -ˈtɒr-]
adjective
  • emphasizing effect rather than meaning
  • concerned with rhetoric
  • " 'Is it not possible that all my questions are merely rhetorical?' 'There's no need to answer that.' "