What does the word diplomatic mean?

Usage examples for diplomatic

  1. I suspect those gentlemen are not well acquainted with the business of the diplomatic body, or they would know that an agreement might be made, that did not perfectly accord with the will and pleasure of any one person. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. " It's blawin' i' the wind," retorted my diplomatic beadle. – St. Cuthbert's by Robert E. Knowles
  3. Again, Sir, during the last few months there is scarcely a form of diplomatic interference which has not been suggested or adopted by the English Government- except a Congress. – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir