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statesmanlike definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: marked by the qualities of or befitting a statesman; "a man of statesmanlike judgment"; "a statesmanlike solution of the present perplexities"-V.L.Parrington [syn: statesmanlike, statesmanly] [ant: unstatesmanlike]

Merriam Webster's

adjective see statesman

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Statesmanlike States"man*like`, a. Having the manner or wisdom of statesmen; becoming a statesman.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you describe someone, especially a political leader, as statesmanlike, you approve of them because they give the impression of being very able and experienced. He was widely respected as a wise and statesmanlike governor... ADJ [approval]

Moby Thesaurus

Daedalian, adept, adroit, apt, artistic, authoritative, bravura, brilliant, civic, clean, clever, coordinated, crack, crackerjack, cunning, cute, daedal, deft, dexterous, dextrous, diplomatic, excellent, expert, fancy, geopolitical, good, goodish, governmental, graceful, handy, ingenious, magisterial, masterful, masterly, neat, no mean, politic, political, politico-commercial, politico-diplomatic, politico-economic, politico-geographical, politico-judicial, politico-military, politico-moral, politico-religious, politico-scientific, politico-social, politico-theological, professional, proficient, quick, quite some, ready, resourceful, skillful, slick, some, statesmanly, stylish, suffragist, tactful, the compleat, the complete, virtuoso, well-done, workmanlike




 


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