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emissarynoun [C]

uk   /ˈem.ɪ.sər.i/  us   /ˈem.ɪ.ser.i/ formal
a person sent by one government or political leader to another to take messages or to take part in discussions: He flew to China as the personal emissary of the President.
(Definition of emissary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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emissarynoun [C]

 us   /ˈem·əˌser·i/
a person sent by one government or political leader to another to deliver messages or to take part in discussions
(Definition of emissary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “emissary”
in Spanish emisario, mensajero…
in Vietnamese sứ thần…
in Malaysian emisari…
in Thai ผู้แทนทางการทูต…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使者, 特使, 密使…
in Indonesian utusan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使者, 特使, 密使…
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