minister plenipotentiary

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n minister plenipotentiary a diplomat having less authority than an ambassador
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Usage

In literature:

Minister Plenipotentiary of Germany.
"Peking Dust" by Ellen N. La Motte
In 1784 he was named as a minister plenipotentiary to Europe at large, to assist Adams and Franklin in the negotiation of commercial treaties.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 4 of 8" by Various
Ministers and plenipotentiaries from nearly every court in the world were also there.
"Doctor Jones' Picnic" by S. E. Chapman
Sir William, K.C.B., Minister Plenipotentiary, Naples, iii.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume III (of 3), 1854-1861" by Queen of Great Britain Victoria
Copies of all the papers, relative to the supplies, are in the hands of the Minister Plenipotentiary.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX" by Various
Sain de Bois-le Comte, one of the staff, became minister plenipotentiary at Turin.
"An Englishman in Paris" by Albert D. (Albert Dresden) Vandam
Minister plenipotentiary to France, 1814; and to the United States, 1815-1820.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
Minister Stevens was recalled and succeeded by Mr. Blount as minister plenipotentiary.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
In 1790 he was appointed ambassador to the Court of Portugal and in 1797 minister plenipotentiary to the Court of Madrid.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
From 1867 to 1874 he was Minister Plenipotentiary at the Court of Berlin.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
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