di·​plo·​ma·​tist də-ˈplō-mə-tist How to pronounce diplomatist (audio)

Examples of diplomatist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The trouble, rather, is that even our top foreign-policy experts and our most sophisticated diplomatists are creatures of our own cultural heritage and intellectual environment. Nicholas Eberstadt, National Review, 11 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use

1768, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of diplomatist was in 1768

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“Diplomatist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diplomatist. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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