Definition of ambassador
- She's the American ambassador to Italy.
- traveling abroad as ambassadors of goodwill
Embassy officials met with the ambassador.
a beloved entertainer who has often been sent abroad by the president as his country's goodwill ambassador
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: the highest-ranking person who represents his or her own government while living in another country
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