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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person sent to represent another.

Usage examples (33)
  • An emissary for the president was sent to attend the coronation.
  • That spring, an emissary from the English came to Kahnawake.
  • He had posed as an emissary from the Dutch brethren, son of an exiled
  • I†™ m an emissary from a highly technological civilization and I†™ ve been sent to talk to the Leaf People. for more
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