ambassadorship ambassadorship  /æm ˈbæ sə dər ˌʃɪp/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the post of ambassador

Usage(s):

  1. An enraged Nazarbayev stripped his son-in-law of the ambassadorship and dispatched a group of top law enforcers aboard a special flight to bring the culprit home.
  2. A cabinet post or ambassadorship for himself.
  3. I'm not one of those people looking for a position or trying for an ambassadorship.

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  1. "In the breadth of issues at stake, this ambassadorship is as important as any in the world," Mr. Obama said. "I believe there is much to be gained from a closer working relationship with China, but improved relationships will require candor...
    on May 16, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times

  2. "Had I been appointed to an ambassadorship somewhere, I simply wouldn't have had this opportunity to be selected secretary general," Ban said.
    on Dec 8, 2006 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Seeing an opening, Kerry asked, "So two wrongs make a right? Is that your judgment that you would bring to the ambassadorship?"
    on Mar 1, 2007 By: John Kerry Source: Town Hall

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