Synonyms and Antonyms of diplomat
a person sent by a country's government to represent it in a foreign country
- They arranged a dinner to welcome the foreign diplomats.
- She served as a U.S. diplomat in France for several years.
diplomatist, emissary, foreign minister, legate, plenipotentiary
attaché, chargé d'affaires, consul, deputy, foreign minister, nuncio, procurator, proxy
alternate, backup, pinch hitter, relief, replacement, stand-in, sub, substitute, surrogate, understudy
broker, distributor, manager
arbiter, arbitrator, comprador (or compradore), conciliator, go-between, intercessor, intermediary, interposer, liaison, mediator, middleman, peacemaker
mouthpiece, point man, point person, prophet, speaker, spokesman, spokesperson
agent, assignee, attorney, commissary, delegate, deputy, envoy, factor, minister, procurator, proxy, rep, representative