What does the word ambassador mean?

Usage examples for ambassador

  1. " I don't think I want to be an ambassador," said I. " It's more than you ever will be," she retorted. – The Prisoner of Zenda by Anthony Hope
  2. The Ambassador waited two weeks. – Germany, The Next Republic? by Carl W. Ackerman
  3. The ambassador from Holland, from the great king. – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)