The definition of a critic is someone who evaluates or makes judgments on people or things, or a person whose job it is to evaluate and write about what they experience, especially art, literature and food.(noun)
An example of a critic is someone who reviews movies.
See critic in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L criticus < Gr kritikos, a critic, orig., critical, able to discern < krinein: see crisis
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Origin: Latin criticus
Origin: , from Greek kritikos, able to discern
Origin: , from kritēs, judge
Origin: , from krīnein, to separate, judge; see krei- in Indo-European roots.
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