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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Marked by the qualities of or befitting one who exercises leadership wisely and without narrow partisanship in the general interest

Usage examples (38)
  • A man of statesmanlike judgment
  • He lauded Mandela for what he described as his statesmanlike conduct on Friday.
  • A couple more decades of such bipartisan "statesmanlike" - war and deficit spending and we'll have a Depression worse than 1929.
  • Last week she described the bogeyman as "statesmanlike". for more
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