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English definition of “diplomatic”

diplomatic

adjective uk   /ˌdɪp.ləˈmæt.ɪk/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/
C1 involving diplomats or the management of the relationships between countries: diplomatic negotiationsDiplomacy and mediation C2 approving acting in a way that does not cause offence: Ask him nicely - be diplomatic.Kind and thoughtful
diplomatically
adverb uk   /-ɪ.kəl.i/ us  
Kind and thoughtful
(Definition of diplomatic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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