diplomatic service


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n diplomatic service the body of diplomatic personnel
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In literature:

He was studying for the diplomatic service, but made many excuses for holidays, which he invariably spent at my side.
"Hushed Up" by William Le Queux
Her son also entered the diplomatic service of his country and a few years ago was living in Washington.
"As I Remember" by Marian Gouverneur
That's a much more sensible career than the diplomatic service.
"The Lonely Way--Intermezzo--Countess Mizzie" by Arthur Schnitzler
On the whole he had inclined towards the Diplomatic Service.
"Changing Winds" by St. John G. Ervine
I judge this Manovska must have been in the diplomatic service of Poland, from what Amalia told us.
"The Eye of Dread" by Payne Erskine
He afterwards entered the Prussian diplomatic service and was the protege of the Princess of Prussia, afterwards the Empress of Germany.
"My Autobiography" by F. Max Müller
She would not even be bribed by Suneva's most diplomatic services in his behalf.
"Jan Vedder's Wife" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Such are the miseries of the diplomatic service.
"A House-Party" by Ouida
The existence of an official diplomatic service, however, by no means excludes the appointment of outsiders to diplomatic posts.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 5" by Various
Entered the diplomatic service, and in 1842 stationed at Turin.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various

In news:

Can our diplomatic service be made more efficient.
French diplomatic service is the world's best, UK says.
While the Secret Service protects the president and visiting heads of state, the Diplomatic Security Service protects lower-level visitors.
Diplomats working for the US Foreign Service are responsible for carrying out the policy of the United States.
SAN DIEGO — Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy has signed an agreement with a provider of acquisition and management services for oral cancer drugs that the companies said would allow for better access to the drugs and related programs.
After all, the country is a member (still) of the European Union, which has its own diplomatic service currently headed by a Briton.
Former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson received the highest Peruvian decoration, the Order of Merit for Distinguished Services, for his diplomatic work with the South American country.