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- n. The post or office of ambassador.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state, office, or functions of an ambassador.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The office of ambassador.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the post of ambassador
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December 21st, 2009 12: 28 pm ET coming from one that got a back door ambassadorship from the shrub.
In Washington terms the ambassadorship is a minor sinecure.
The UN ambassadorship is not a cabinet, nor a cabinet-rank position.
Rewarding someone like that with some ambassadorship is one thing.
The ambassadorship is a patronage position for Catholic pols.
His self-command was perfect, and I had never thought I would witness such a thing as this: a prisoner, in the midst of his alien captors, was impeccably performing the highest duty of ambassadorship, which is to inspire respect for the country he represents.
My tech "ambassadorship" ends on Oct. 3, drawing unconditional use of my free Samsung to an unceremonious halt.
I'm torn between thinking that keeping such big, intelligent animals in such a confined space is a good thing for conservation and for "ambassadorship" to humans and for study, versus thinking it's a bad thing just because they're big and intelligent and they're often wild, and they need to be in their natural environment.
The Vatican has reportedly rejected 2 or 3 other nominees to the ambassadorship.
That story Barbara Slavin broke about retired Marine Gen. Tony Zinni being promised the next ambassadorship to Iraq only to have the offer abruptly rescinded?