HyperDic: diplomatic

English > 2 senses of the word diplomatic:
ADJECTIVEpertdiplomaticrelating to or characteristic of diplomacy
alldiplomatic, diplomaticalusing or marked by tact in dealing with sensitive matters or people
diplomatic > pronunciation
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English > diplomatic: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningrelating to or characteristic of diplomacy.
Example"diplomatic immunity"
Nounsdiplomacynegotiation between nations
English > diplomatic: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningUsing or marked by tact in dealing with sensitive matters or people.
Example"the hostess averted a confrontation with a diplomatic chenage of subject"
Narrowerpolitic, smooth, suave, blandsmoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication
tactful, kid-gloveshowing skill and sensitivity in dealing with people
See alsopoliticmarked by artful prudence, expedience, and shrewdness
statesmanlike, statesmanlymarked by the qualities of or befitting a statesman
Oppositeundiplomaticnot skilled in dealing with others
Nounsdiplomacysubtly skillful handling of a situation
Adverbsdiplomaticallywith diplomacy
undiplomaticallywithout diplomacy

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