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Definition of the noun ambassador

What does ambassador mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: ambassadors

  1. a diplomat of the highest rank; accredited as representative from one country to another
  2. an informal representative

Alternative definition of the noun ambassador

noun

  1. A minister of the highest rank sent to a foreign court to represent there his sovereign or country.
  2. An official messenger and representative.
  3. [1811] A trick to duck some ignorant fellow or landsman, frequently played on board ships in the warm latitudes. It is thus managed: A large tub is filled with water, and two stools placed on each side of it. Over the whole is thrown a tarpaulin, or old sail: this is kept tight by two persons, who are to represent the king and queen of a foreign country, and are seated on the stools. The person intended to be ducked plays the Ambassador, and after repeating a ridiculous speech dictated to him, is led in great form up to the throne, and seated between the king and queen, who rising suddenly as soon as he is seated, he falls backwards into the tub of water. (1811 Dictionary of Vulgar Tongue)

People

  1. AMbassador a.k.a. DJ Misjah is a Dutch DJ.
  2. Ambassador a.k.a. The Ambassador: William "Duce" Branch a.k.a. The Ambassador or Ambassador is a Christian hip-hop artist who has recorded both independently and as a founding member of the group The Cross Movement. Branch is the former president of Cross Movement Ministries. He is an alumnus of Dallas Theological Seminary and has a Master in Theology degree graduating with honors.

There are other people with in their name, like Blitz the Ambassador and The Polish Ambassador.

Business

Ambassador is a publisher.

Characters

  1. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 2006 film The Devil Wears Prada.
  2. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1970 film The Palace of Angels.
  3. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1930 film The Boudoir Diplomat.
  4. Ambassador is a film character from the 1983 comedy film Die Supernasen.
  5. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1934 comedy film The Merry Widow.
  6. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1953 film Roman Holiday.
  7. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 2006 direct-to-video computer animated Barbie film Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesse.
  8. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1983 film D.C. Cab.
  9. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1969 film Topaz.
  10. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 2010 film Chantrapas.
  11. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 2005 film XXX: State of the Union / XXX: The Next Level.
  12. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1972 film Embassy.
  13. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 2007 film Silk.
  14. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1956 film The Man Who Knew Too Much.
  15. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1931 film The Gay Diplomat.
  16. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1987 film Death Before Dishonor.
  17. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1954 film Casanova's Big Night.
  18. Ambassador is a fictional character from the 1925 film Graustark.
  19. Ambassador is a fictional film character.

Music

  1. "Ambassador" is the title of the first full length album released by the Canadian alternative country band Elliott Brood. It was released in October 2005 on the independent music label Six Shooter Records. The album is titled for the Ambassador Bridge, which links Windsor, Ontario — the hometown of two of the band's three members — to Detroit, Michigan.
    • genre: Alternative country
    • released on (10 years ago)
    • award: - Juno Award for Roots & Traditional Album of the Year – Group nomination for Elliott Brood
  2. "Ambassador" is a composition.
    • music and lyrics by Zoog
  3. "Ambassador" is a musical album of Manu Dibango.
    • released in (35 years ago)
  4. "Ambassador" is a musical album of Roberto Torres.

Miscellanea

  1. Ambassador: An ambassador is an official envoy, especially a highest ranking diplomat who represents a state and is usually accredited to another sovereign state, or to an international organization as the resident representative of their own government or sovereign or appointed for a special and often temporary diplomatic assignment. The word is also often used more liberally for persons who are known, without national appointment, to represent certain professions, activities and fields of endeavor.
    • also known as Duta, ทูต, राजदूत, Đại sứ, Veľvyslanec, Saadik, Πρέσβης, Velvyslanec
  2. Ambassador was a British Tea Clipper.
  3. The Ambassador automobile company of Chicago, Illinois was founded in 1921 by John Hertz.
  4. The Ambassador was a named train of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad on its route between Baltimore, Maryland and Detroit, Michigan with major station stops in Washington, D.C. and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Toledo, Ohio. Inaugurated in 1930, the Ambassador was discontinued in 1964.
  5. Ambassador is a job title.
  6. The ambassador who's tenure this represents.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ambassador

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Google previewSin, the Savior, and Salvation

The Theology of Everlasting Life by Robert P. Lightner

An ambassador is a representative of another or of others. An ambassador is expected to be loyal to...

Google previewArts and Sciences (1866)

Or, Fourth Division of "The English Encyclopedia" by Charles Knight

AMBASSADOR is the term most commonly used by writers on public law to designate every kind of diplomatic minister...

Google previewThe English Cyclopaedia: Division. Geography. 4v. and Suppl (1866)

by Charles Knight

AMBASSADOR is the term most commonly used by writers on public law to designate every kind of diplomatic...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Britannnica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1890)

AMBASSADOR, a word introduced into the English linguage from the Fr. ambastadtvr, the IUL ambcudatore, or the Span, embaxador, which Wicquefort derives, perhaps without sufficient authority, from the Span, embiar, to send. The word ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Ho Chi Minh City (2014)

by Justin Corfield

Donald Read Heath ( Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary; 22 July 1952) G Frederick Reinhardt ...

Google previewWebster's II New College Dictionary (2005)

by Webster's New World Dictionary, Editors Of Webster's II Dictionaries

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Small photo of Moscow, Russia - May, 23, 2016: ambassador of Italy in Russia Cesare Maria Ragaglini on the press conference devoted to tours of the La Scala theater in Moscow.Small photo of Moscow, Russia - May, 23, 2016: ambassador of Italy in Russia Cesare Maria Ragaglini on the press conference devoted to tours of the La Scala theater in Moscow.Small photo of Moscow, Russia - May, 23, 2016: ambassador of Italy in Russia Cesare Maria Ragaglini on the press conference devoted to tours of the La Scala theater in Moscow.Small photo of Moscow, Russia - May, 23, 2016: ambassador of Italy in Russia Cesare Maria Ragaglini on the press conference devoted to tours of the La Scala theater in Moscow.Small photo of Queluz, Portugal - September 16, 2015: Ambassador's Room (Sala dos Embaixadores) in the Queluz Palace, Portugal. Formerly used as the Summer residence by the Portuguese royal family.Small photo of NEW YORK - JAN 15, 2016 - Qaydafah, queen of Andalus, recognizes Iskandar, who has come to her court disguised as his own ambassadorSmall photo of BERLIN, GERMANY - JUNE 22, 2013: Christopher Street Day. The annual European LGBT celebration and demonstration for the rights of LGBT people. Speech by British Ambassador Simon McDonald. More...

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An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country. (Henry Wotton)
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Scrabble value of A1M3B3A1S1S1A1D2O1R1

The value of this 10-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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