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
The newlyweds kicked off their second day in Ireland with diplomacy, sports and a dive into the rich heritage of Dublin.
His nuclear diplomacy with North Korea finished for the moment, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo made a previously unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Monday and offered support for the Kabul government’s peace talks with Taliban insurgents.
His successful diplomacy with Moscow—which ended the Cold War—started with a strong commitment to Europe and friendly relations with Margaret Thatcher, Helmut Schmidt and then Helmut Kohl.
Managing expectations for its North Korea diplomacy has been a challenge for the Trump administration as the White House touts historic progress amid more cautious remarks from the State Department.
But after them, perhaps thanks to Lee’s erudition, her diplomacy with competing cultural factions, and her powers of persuasion, the votes are more or less foregone.
But this year, the relations moved from what seemed like a dead stop to the pinnacle of diplomacy, a leadership summit.
Even some of Trump's doubters carry shards of hope, and a bit of wonderment, that his unconventional diplomacy may crack the North Korean enigma and produce a meaningful deal to cut if not eliminate the nuclear threat.
From here, perhaps working level meetings can try to salvage diplomacy, and that would be the best case scenario.
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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
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