Noun(1) a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs
(1) the elder statesman in the cabinet(2) An extraordinary spiritual leader and a courageous statesman is no more.(3) The Prime Minister must use his position as a respected statesman to urge the US to restrain its military ambitions.(4) Now the attempt is being made to present him as a political statesman and martyr.(5) The difference between a politician and a statesman is the degree of common sense and courage shown in difficult times.(6) A politician thinks of the next race, a statesman of the next generation.(7) he's a famous statesman(8) He frequently dined out and, over the years, entertained a great variety of guests, from fellow impressionist artists to statesmen .(9) For these are times when we expect our politicians to metamorphose into statesmen .(10) Many people around the world who were once labelled as terrorists are now regarded as international leaders or even statesmen .(11) He called for more effort on the part of all statesmen , politicians and church leaders to resolve the schism in the Orthodox church.(12) Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair and his wife Cherie both attended the event, along with a host of statesmen , world leaders and stars.(13) It is a situation that warrants enlightened social leadership and statesmanship on behalf of our politicians to come up with the kind of package that will keep them home.(14) Responsible statesmen and stateswomen are not merely free, as sovereign rulers, to act in an expedient way.(15) He was well-briefed and spoke articulately about Scotland's qualities, although his public speaking set-pieces still lack a statesmanlike stamp.(16) Minor world leaders get to be statesmen for a day, and tell their parliaments and electors that they are taking part in a world summit.
(1) elder statesman :: afgetrede staatsman
1. senior politician ::
3. elder statesman ::
4. political leader ::
5. national leader ::
Different Formsstatesman, statesmanlike, statesmanship
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