Synonyms and Antonyms of diplomats
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.
diplomatists, emissaries, foreign ministers, legates, plenipotentiaries
attachés, chargés d'affaires, consuls, deputies, foreign ministers, nuncios, procurators, proxies
alternates, backups, pinch hitters, reliefs, replacements, stand-ins, subs, substitutes, surrogates, understudies
brokers, distributors, managers
arbiters, arbitrators, compradors (or compradores), conciliators, go-betweens, intercessors, intermediaries, interposers, liaisons, mediators, middlemen, peacemakers
mouthpieces, point men, point people, prophets, speakers, spokesmen, spokespeople
agents, assignees, attorneys, commissaries, delegates, deputies, envoys, factors, ministers, procurators, proxies, representatives, reps