ambassador

ambassador am∙bas∙sador noun • an official who lives in a foreign country as the senior representative there of his or her own country • 大使;使节:
»the British Ambassador to Italy / in Rome
英国驻意大利/罗马大使
»a former ambassador to the UN
前任驻联合国大使
»(figurative) The best ambassadors for the sport are the players.
这种运动最好的大使就是运动员。
am∙bas∙sador∙ial adj.
* * *
[æm'bæsәdә]
n. 大使

English-Chinese dictionary. 2013.

Synonyms:
(of the highest rank), , , ,


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