What does the word critic mean?

Usage examples for critic

  1. For what ambitious fools are more to blame, Than those who thunder in the critic's name? – The Poetical Works of Edward Young, Volume 2 by Edward Young
  2. I wonder why you, as a critic, can compare our brilliant modern literature to such poor performances. – Mr. Hogarth's Will by Catherine Helen Spence
  3. In these few pages Coleridge is at the summit of his powers as a critic. – Aspects of Literature by J. Middleton Murry