Examples of diplomacy in a Sentence
She has had a long and distinguished career in diplomacy.
The government avoided a war by successfully resolving the issues through diplomacy.
This is a situation that calls for tactful diplomacy.
Recent Examples of diplomacy from the Web
EU and Japan Try to Clinch Trade Deal As often happens ahead of G20 summits, international diplomacy is hotting up.
Thatcher’s pragmatism can also be seen in her devotion to diplomacy.
Whether that leaves room for diplomacy in Hamburg is doubtful, but nothing useful can emerge unless Trump clears his fuzzy view of Putin.
In less than 24 hours, the 36-year-old real estate princeling had repeated all the textbook mistakes of American diplomacy in the Middle East, and rendered his visit ineffectual at best, if not a step backward.
According to Reuters, the administration is indeed weighing a strategy of coercive diplomacy to pressure Pakistan in just that regard, which may include an escalation of drone strikes there, withholding aid, or even downgrading our relations.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testified last week before Congress, seeking to defend the wisdom of slashing his own budget by more than one-third while sketching his vision of American diplomacy in the years ahead.
Trump's blunt tweet thrusts the typically off-the-cuff President -- who cast himself as America's greatest deal-maker during the 2016 campaign -- into the perilously sensitive arena of international diplomacy.
His return was celebrated by the Trump administration as evidence of successful diplomacy.
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DIPLOMACY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of diplomacy for English Language Learners
: the work of maintaining good relations between the governments of different countries
: skill in dealing with others without causing bad feelings
DIPLOMACY Defined for Kids
Definition of diplomacy for Students
1 : the work of keeping good relations between the governments of different countries
2 : skill in dealing with people
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