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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The post of a diplomat of the highest rank, sent to another country as permanent representative of his or her own country

Usage examples (36)
  • In Washington terms the ambassadorship is a minor sinecure.
  • Rewarding someone like that with some ambassadorship is one thing.
  • The UN ambassadorship is not a cabinet, nor a cabinet-rank position.
  • The ambassadorship is a patronage position for Catholic pols. for more
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