Definition of “statesmanlike” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “statesmanlike” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“statesmanlike” in Business English

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uk /ˈsteɪtsmənlaɪk/ us 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)