superdiplomat

noun
su·​per·​dip·​lo·​mat | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈdi-plə-ˌmat How to pronounce superdiplomat (audio) \
plural superdiplomats

Definition of superdiplomat

: a very powerful and effective diplomat … I want at the United Nations an ambassador who can be a real coalition builder, a superdiplomat who can more often than not persuade the United Nations' member states to act in support of U.S. interests.— Thomas L. Friedman

First Known Use of superdiplomat

1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Superdiplomat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superdiplomat. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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