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But the switchboard told me it was the American ambassador. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is about being leader, ambassador, representative. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She was a PA to the British ambassador at the time. Times, Sunday Times (2017)She is a true ambassador for our country. The Sun (2013)She could serve them as an informal ambassador with foreign diplomats and visiting royalty. CHRISTINA QUEEN OF SWEDEN: The Restless Life of a European Eccentric (2004)She has been a conscientious ambassador for her country all her reign. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was thought best that foreign ambassadors should not witness these potentially embarrassing scenes. Ambassadors: From Ancient Greece to the Nation State (2006)He was also a very good ambassador for this country. Times, Sunday Times (2010)At least two ambassadors from foreign countries will be there. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The Spanish ambassador arrived to greet him. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Why have a go at the British ambassador? The Sun (2015)He is a business ambassador for the Government and has been unapologetic about boardroom rewards. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She allowed the Spanish ambassador to propose his suit. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)In addition, he has to be an ambassador for his people to the outside world. Times, Sunday Times (2011)According to the British ambassador this was because such a bill would have to have covered both movements. Fascists and Conservatives (1990)THE American ambassador has truly been spoiling our fashionistas. Times, Sunday Times (2014)For some reason, the French ambassador was elsewhere. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He sometimes seems like an ambassador for his Government, rather than its embodiment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He was alarmed that at this crucial time there was no British ambassador in the American capital. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She is an official volunteering ambassador for the 2012 Olympics and is urging people across the country to sign up. The Sun (2010)She told the Spanish ambassador "so many things had happened that it would take her three hours to tell'. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)We went to quite an establishment school, and a lot of my friends' parents were ambassadors or in government. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'ambassador'
British English: ambassador /æmˈbæsədə/ NOUN
An ambassador is an important official living in a foreign country who represents the government of his or her own country.
...the ambassador to Poland.
- American English: ambassador
- Arabic: سَفِير
- Brazilian Portuguese: embaixador
- Chinese: 大使
- Croatian: veleposlanik
- Czech: velvyslanec
- Danish: ambassadør
- Dutch: ambassadeur
- European Spanish: embajador
- Finnish: lähettiläs
- French: ambassadeur
- German: Botschafter
- Greek: πρέσβης
- Italian: ambasciatore
- Japanese: 大使
- Korean: 대사 외교관
- Norwegian: ambassadør
- Polish: ambasador
- European Portuguese: embaixador
- Romanian: ambasador
- Russian: посол
- Spanish: embajador
- Swedish: ambassadör
- Thai: เอกอัครราชฑูต
- Turkish: büyükelçi
- Ukrainian: посол
- Vietnamese: đại sứ
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