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"statesmanlike" in British English

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statesmanlikeadjective

uk   us   /ˈsteɪts.mən.laɪk/ approving
having or ​showing the ​qualities of a ​statesman: a statesmanlike ​speech
(Definition of statesmanlike from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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statesmanlikeadjective

uk   us   /ˈsteɪtsmənlaɪk/ approving POLITICS
typical of or seeming like an ​experienced politician or ​member of a profession, who deserves ​respect: When he was told that he should ​resign, it was a complete shock to him, but he was very statesmanlike about it.
(Definition of statesmanlike from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “statesmanlike”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有政治家才能的, 具有政治家风范的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有政治家才能的, 具有政治家風範的…
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