[am-bas-uh-der-uh t-lahrj, -dawr]
- an ambassador who is not assigned to a particular diplomatic post but is appointed on a special mission.
Origin of ambassador-at-large
First recorded in 1905–10
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Examples from the Web for ambassador-at-large
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