US: /æmˈbæsədɝ/
UK: /ɐmbˈæsədɐ/

English Vietnamese dictionary

ambassador /æm'bæsədə/
  • danh từ
    • đại sứ
      • ambassador extraordinary and pleinportentiary: đại sứ dặc nhiệm toàn quyền
    • người đại diện sứ giả
      • to act as somebody's ambassador: làm đại diện cho ai

Advanced English dictionary

+ noun
an official who lives in a foreign country as the senior representative there of his or her own country: the British Ambassador to Italy / in Rome + a former ambassador to the UN + (figurative) The best ambassadors for the sport are the players.
ambassadorial adjective

Thesaurus dictionary

envoy, delegate, legate, emissary, minister, plenipotentiary, diplomat; agent, deputy, representative, (papal) nuncio, messenger:
The ambassador must present his credentials to the queen.

Collocation dictionary


former | British, French, etc.


serve as | appoint, appoint sb (as), make sb
She's been appointed British ambassador to the UN.
| send
The King sent an ambassador to Paris.
| recall, withdraw
The US ambassador was recalled to Washington in protest.
| expel


~ in
the Israeli ambassador in London
| ~ to
He served as ambassador to Syria.

Concise English dictionary

+a diplomat of the highest rank; accredited as representative from one country to another
+an informal representative