embassador

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n embassador a diplomat of the highest rank; accredited as representative from one country to another
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Embassador A minister of the highest rank sent to a foreign court to represent there his sovereign or country.
    • Embassador An official messenger and representative.
    • n Embassador Same as Ambassador. "Stilbon, that was a wise embassadour ,
      Was sent to Corinth."
      "Myself my king's embassador will go."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n embassador See ambassador.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Embassador (same as Ambassador)
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. ambassadeur, Sp. embajador, LL. ambassiator, ambasciator,. See Embassy, and cf. Ambassador

Usage

In literature:

Sankum himself delivered the message to the embassador.
"Genghis Khan, Makers of History Series" by Jacob Abbott
The embassador managed the affair well.
"Queen Elizabeth" by Jacob Abbott
Meanwhile the Hawaiian embassadors, who had been joined by Mr. Marshall, the king's envoy, had done effective work in London and Paris.
"The Hawaiian Islands" by The Department of Foreign Affairs
Philip sent six embassadors to engage Awashonks in his interest.
"King Philip" by John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
Henry of Navarre and the Duke of Alencon sent an embassador to the French court to propose terms to Henry III.
"Henry IV, Makers of History" by John S. C. Abbott
That Japanese embassador gave it to me, with such a tender look.
"Phemie Frost's Experiences" by Ann S. Stephens
At one time some embassadors from the Persian court arrived in Macedon when Philip was away.
"Alexander the Great" by Jacob Abbott
Croesus sent embassadors to Sparta to inform the people of the plans which he contemplated, and to ask their aid.
"Cyrus the Great" by Jacob Abbott
He had been sent an embassador to the court of Vienna.
"Maria Antoinette" by John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
He went one evening to a very select ball given by the wife of the English embassador, Lady Baden.
"A Mad Love" by Bertha M. Clay
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In poetry:

WHILE at the judge's, Cupid was employed,
Some weighty things the Mantuan state annoyed,
Of such importance, that the rulers meant,
An embassy should to the Pope be sent.
As Anselm was a judge of high degree,
No one so well embassador could be.
"The Little Dog" by Jean de La Fontaine