diplomatist

[dih-ploh-muh-tist]
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noun

British Older Use. a Foreign Office employee officially engaged as a diplomat.
a person who is astute and tactful in any negotiation or relationship.

Nearby words

  1. diplomatic immunity,
  2. diplomatic pouch,
  3. diplomatic secretary,
  4. diplomatic service,
  5. diplomatics,
  6. diplomatize,
  7. diplomyelia,
  8. diplonema,
  9. diplont,
  10. diplopagus

Origin of diplomatist

First recorded in 1805–15; diplomat(ic) + -ist

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diplomatist

noun

a less common word for diplomat
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