Synonyms of critic in English:


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1‘he was the foremost literary critic of the 1840s’

commentator, observer, monitor, pundit, expert, authority, arbiter, interpreter, exponent, expounder
writer, author, speaker
reviewer, appraiser, evaluator, analyst, judge
rare scholiast, exegete

2‘he has fewer weaknesses than his critics have claimed’

detractor, censurer, attacker, fault-finder, carper, backbiter, caviller, reviler, vilifier, traducer, disparager, denigrator, deprecator, belittler
informal knocker, nitpicker
rare asperser