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1. diplomat

noun. ['ˈdɪpləˌmæt'] an official engaged in international negotiations.

Synonyms

  • envoy
  • papal nuncio
  • charge d'affaires
  • nuncio
  • plenipotentiary
  • diplomatic minister
  • envoy extraordinary
  • embassador
  • George Frost Kennan
  • diplomatist
  • consul
  • functionary
  • minister
  • official
  • Kennan
  • persona grata
  • ambassador
  • minister plenipotentiary
  • persona non grata
  • internuncio
  • George F. Kennan

Antonyms

  • idle
  • unofficial
  • unauthorized
  • unestablished

Etymology

  • diplomate (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Diplomat

  • compumat
  • doormat
  • format
  • laundromat
  • placemat

Example sentences of the word diplomat


1. Noun, singular or mass
While no particular background or expertise is necessary to become a diplomat, the foreign service is very selective.

Quotes containing the word diplomat


1. Diplomacy The diplomat's expert way of saying 'They should go fuck themselves' is:"We are agreed in principleand will take our minor differencesunder thoughful consideration.
- Beryl Dov

2. diplomat

noun. ['ˈdɪpləˌmæt'] a person who deals tactfully with others.

Synonyms

  • go-between
  • intermediary
  • intercessor
  • intermediator

Antonyms

  • unconfirmed

Etymology

  • diplomate (French)
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