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Definition of the noun statesman

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noun - plural: statesmen

  1. a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

Alternative definition of the noun statesman

noun

  1. A man who is a leader in national or international affairs.
  2. A male political leader who promotes the public good or who is recognized for probity, leadership, or the qualities necessary to govern a state.

Characters

  1. Statesman is a fictional character from the 1978 film Battlestar Galactica.
  2. Statesman is a fictional character from the 1956 comedy-drama film The Green Man.
  3. Statesman is a fictional character from the 2006 film 300.

Writings

  1. "Statesman", also known by its Latin title, Politicus, is a Socratic dialogue written by Plato. The text describes a conversation among Socrates, the mathematician Theodorus, another person named Socrates, and an unnamed philosopher from Elea referred to as "the Stranger". It is ostensibly an attempt to arrive at a definition of "statesman," as opposed to "sophist" or "philosopher" and is presented as following the action of the Sophist.
    • also known as Le politique
  2. "Statesman" is a book published in 1986 that was written by Piers Anthony.
    • also known as "Bio of a Space Tyrant Volume 5: Statesman", "Bio of a Space Tyrant: Volume 5: Statesman"
    • language: English Language
    • genre: Speculative fiction
    • copyright: 1986
    • released in (30 years ago)

Miscellanea

Statesman was an automotive marque created in 1971 by General Motors Holden, the Australian subsidiary of General Motors. Statesman vehicles were sold through Holden dealerships, and were initially based on the mainstream Holden HQ station wagon platform, thereby providing more interior room and generally more luxurious features than their Holden sedan siblings. Production ceased with the last of the WB series cars in 1984.

  • also known as استیس‌من

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Google previewThe Fra (1912)

A Journal of Affirmation

Thomas Brackett Reed once said, “ A statesman is a politician who is dead.” Men of the first class can never hope to get the glad acclaim of the mob. To get the approval of the mob, you must state the things that the mob holds dear so Root is ...

Google previewEye Opener Bob (2011)

The Story of Bob Edwards by Grant MacEwan

CHAPTER TWENTY “A Statesman is a Dead Politician" “The difference between American and English politics is shown by Mr. Chamberlain having the gout. Over in the States, a man who expected to appeal to the masses and suggest extra ...

Google previewLiterature in the Public Service (2013)

Sublime Bureaucracy by C. Sullivan

Readers couldnotdecide whether The Statesman is a political satireon thearts of rising(a dangerously nearthe knuckle, 'keen intellectual exercise', Gladstone thought when reading itinproof), or a wry but real mixtureofadvice and ...

Google previewThe New Dictionary of Thoughts (2015)

by Tryon Edwards

The great difference between the real statesman and the pretender is, that the one sees into the future, while the other regards only the present; the one lives by the day, and acts on expediency the other acts on enduring principles and for ...

Google previewNelson's Perpetual Loose-leaf Encyclopaedia (1919)

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CLAY, statesman and orator. CALHOUN, Southern statesman. DIAz, Mexican dictator. DisrAELI, brilliant Victorian statesman. FARRAGUT, American Civil ...

Google previewHaydn's Dictionary of Dates (1867)

Relating to All Ages and Nations for Universal Reference by Joseph Haydn, Benjamin Vincent, George Palmer Putnam

Barilett, Joslab, statesman, gov. N. II.

Google previewThe World's Progress: a Dictionary of Dates (1861)

Being a Chronological and Alphabetical Record of All Essential Facts in the Progress of Society, from the Creation of the World to the Inauguration of Lincoln. With a Chart by George Palmer Putnam

Barbour, James, statesman and diplomatist Barbour, P. P., statesman, and Judge of Sup. Court Barclay, Robert, the celebrated vindicator of the Quakers Barctti, Joseph, lexicographer— author of Travels, &c Baring, ...

Google previewWebster's New Standard Dictionary of the English Language (1905)

Definitions, Pronunciation, Synonyms, Etymology Comprising Hundreds of New Words

statesman; signer of the Dec . of Independence, b.

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

As a patriot, a statesman, a warrior, and a man, the character of the marquis Cornwallis shines with distinguished lustre. Peace was signed with Holkar on the 24th of December ; and thus a temporary calm was restored to that part of India.

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Small photo of FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - MAY 3, 2017: Statue of Otto von Bismarck, a conservative Prussian statesman who dominated German and European affairs from the 1860s until 1890.Small photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 26, 2013: Russian statesman, Doctor of Law, Professor, State Duma member of the VII convocation, former Minister of Justice of Russia Pavel Krasheninnikov.Small photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 26, 2013: Russian statesman, Doctor of Law, Professor, State Duma member of the VII convocation, former Minister of Justice of Russia Pavel Krasheninnikov.Small photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 26, 2013: Russian statesman, Doctor of Law, Professor, State Duma member of the VII convocation, former Minister of Justice of Russia Pavel Krasheninnikov.Small photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 26, 2013: Russian statesman, Doctor of Law, Professor, State Duma member of the VII convocation, former Minister of Justice of Russia Pavel Krasheninnikov.Small photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 26, 2013: Russian statesman, Doctor of Law, Professor, State Duma member of the VII convocation, former Minister of Justice of Russia Pavel Krasheninnikov.Small photo of Russia, Khabarovsk, 09/23/2013. Monument to Nikolay Muravyov-Amursky (1809-1881, also spelled as Nikolai Muraviev-Amurskiy), statesman and governor of East Siberia. Located on Amur River's embankment More...

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A statesman is a politician who places himself at the service of the nation. A politician is a statesman who places the nation at his service. (Georges Pompidou)
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Scrabble value of S1T1A1T1E1S1M3A1N1

The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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