English - Vietnamese Dictionary
embassy /'embəsi/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- chức đại sứ, hàm đại sứ; toà đại sứ; đại sứ và cán bộ nhân viên (ở toà đại sứ)
embassies'embəsɪAdvanced English Dictionary
+a diplomatic building where ambassadors live or work
+an ambassador and his entourage collectively
+ noun (plural embassies)Collocation Dictionary
1 a group of officials led by an AMBASSADOR who represent their government in a foreign country: the American embassy in London + embassy officials + to inform the embassy of the situation
2 the building in which an embassy works: a demonstration outside the Russian Embassy
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foreign | British, Chinese, etc.
VERB + EMBASSY
open, set up | close
They broke off diplomatic relations and closed the embassies in each other's country.
EMBASSY + NOUN
building, grounds | official, spokesman/spokeswoman, staff
at a/the ~
She works at the Malaysian embassy in London.
| in a/the ~
a fire in the Spanish embassy
| outside a/the ~
a protest outside the American embassy
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