What does the word dialectician mean?

Usage examples for dialectician

  1. Dr. Payne was a very subtle dialectician, but we fear he has here imposed upon himself in these illustrations. – The Doctrines of Predestination, Reprobation, and Election by Robert Wallace
  2. Augustin, who was at heart a mystic, but also a dialectician extremely fond of showy discussions, found in Carthage a lively summary of the religions and philosophies of his day. – Saint Augustin by Louis Bertrand
  3. Hurrell Froude was a brilliant talker, a consummate dialectician, and an ardent proselytising controversialist. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul