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
Its diplomacy helped end apartheid in South Africa and bring independence to Zimbabwe (now hoping to return to the fold, after Robert Mugabe flounced out before being ejected in 2003).
Despite years of diplomacy and sanctions Pyonyang has continued to develop its nuclear programme and now claims to have developed a hydrogen bomb.
Some old-fashioned diplomacy is under way to head off a US withdrawal.
She was recently promoted to acting undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs.
And the chaotic aftermath led to collateral damage - this time in the form of Steve Goldstein, the undersecretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs, who was swiftly fired for contradicting the White House's version of events.
And the chaotic aftermath led to collateral damage – this time in the form of Steve Goldstein, the undersecretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs, who was swiftly fired for contradicting the White House's version of events.
Now, this is the guy who will be in charge of whatever is left of American diplomacy once the president* gets through with it.
The reason for the latest rift was unclear, but Trump and Tillerson have often appeared at odds over policies such as the nuclear deal with Iran and the tone of U.S. 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
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