1An official representing a country abroad.
- Government leaders, senior officials and diplomats attended the ceremony.
- The news will come as a blow in London where senior officials and diplomats believed a new resolution was possible by last week.
- The officials and diplomats spoke anonymously because of the delicacy of the negotiations on what tack to take on Iran.
1.1A person who can deal with people in a sensitive and effective way.
- You need to be an organiser, negotiator, diplomat and entertainer, ready to deal with anything and everything.
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