noun, plural em·bas·sies.
Origin of embassy
Examples from the Web for embassy
On May 9, which Moscow commemorates as World War II “Victory Day,” Klaus paid a highly visible visit to the Russian Embassy.Vaclav Klaus, Libertarian Hero, Has His Wings Clipped by Cato Institute|James Kirchick|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Greek embassy confirmed the death, which has barely registered by the international press.
The U.S. will reopen an embassy in Havana, meaning an ambassador will be appointed.
I asked him to describe the U.S. mission that will likely revert back to the embassy it was more than a half century ago.
I eventually left the West Bank for Jordan with a visa I obtained from the French embassy.
Fox was named first in the commission; but it was agreed that Gardiner should be the real head of the embassy.History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Volume V|J. H. Merle d'Aubigné
We want to get into the third floor of the Embassy, and we want to get out alive—and without shooting.The Five Arrows|Allan Chase
He showed great political ability in the way he conducted his embassy, and through his personal charms made many friends.A History of Art for Beginners and Students: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture|Clara Erskine Clement
As soon as the citizens heard of this design they sent an embassy to the Crusaders to deprecate it.A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume I|Henry Charles Lea
A little later in the evening Elaine found herself standing out a dance with a grave young gentleman from the Russian Embassy.