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synonyms for plenipotentiary

  • agent
  • ambassador
  • diplomat
  • emissary
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How to use plenipotentiary in a sentence

There was no American plenipotentiary empowered to make any political compact with the Islanders.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
A day or two after the new plenipotentiary had set out on his mission, he received a touching letter from his master.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
He appears as it were the latter's unacknowledged representative ashore, a plenipotentiary without credentials.
THE LIFE OF NELSON, VOL. I (OF 2)A. T. (ALFRED THAYER) MAHAN
None but the like-minded can come plenipotentiary to our court.
A PLEA FOR CAPTAIN JOHN BROWNHENRY DAVID THOREAU
So far, we have alluded only to the instructions prepared before plenipotentiary departure.
CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. I. FEBRUARY, 1862, NO. II.VARIOUS
Possevin was again called upon, and set out as plenipotentiary to arrange peace between the two nations.
THE JESUITS, 1534-1921THOMAS J. CAMPBELL
My confidence in our minister plenipotentiary in London continues undiminished.
A COMPILATION OF THE MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTSJAMES D. RICHARDSON
The day of German hegemony is past, and no German plenipotentiary will be able again to impose his will by the same methods.
GERMAN PROBLEMS AND PERSONALITIESCHARLES SAROLEA
Plenipotentiary, plen-i-po-ten′shi-a-ri, adj. conferring or having full powers.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
Then there is the new-born kingdom of Italy, where we have also a plenipotentiary.
CHARLES SUMNER; HIS COMPLETE WORKS, VOLUME XI (OF 20)CHARLES SUMNER
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WORDS RELATED TO PLENIPOTENTIARY

  • agent
  • consul
  • deputy
  • diplomat
  • emissary
  • envoy
  • minister
  • plenipotentiary
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