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ambassador

am·bas·sa·dor

ambassador

 
 
pronunciation:
aem bae s dr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person who is sent by the government of one country to be its official representative in another country.
The Japanese ambassador to the United States met with the President in the White House.
synonyms:
diplomat
similar words:
minister
definition 2: anyone who is sent as a representative or messenger.
A group of writers and artists were sent to Korea as cultural ambassadors.
synonyms:
agent, delegate, representative
similar words:
minister, official
derivations: ambassadorial (adj.), ambassadorially (adv.), ambassadorship (n.)
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