Definition of 'consul'
Example sentences containing 'consul'
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Consul officials in Orlando are helping them. The Sun (2011)The French ambassador and consul general also deny it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He told the French consul that he had lost his passport and was given a new one. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The former British consul had also been attacked in the city. The Sun (2013)As British consul he was not only friendless now but surrounded by murmurs of hostility. The Barefoot Emperor: An Ethiopian Tragedy (2007)The tent flaps lifted, and the new British consul ducked through them. The Barefoot Emperor: An Ethiopian Tragedy (2007)A better option would have been to ask the British consul in the area in which we were buying to recommend English-speaking lawyer. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'consul'
British English: consul /ˈkɒnsl/ NOUN
A consul is a government official who lives in a foreign city and looks after all the people there who are from his or her own country.
...the Chilean consul in Paris.
- American English: consul
- Arabic: قُنْصُل
- Brazilian Portuguese: cônsul
- Chinese: 领事
- Croatian: konzul
- Czech: konzul
- Danish: konsul
- Dutch: consul
- European Spanish: cónsul
- Finnish: konsuli
- French: consul
- German: Konsul
- Greek: πρόξενος
- Italian: console
- Japanese: 領事
- Korean: 영사
- Norwegian: konsul
- Polish: konsul
- European Portuguese: cônsul
- Romanian: consul
- Russian: консул
- Spanish: cónsul
- Swedish: konsul
- Thai: กงสุล
- Turkish: konsolos
- Ukrainian: консул
- Vietnamese: lãnh sự
Definition of consul from the Collins English Dictionary
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