statesman


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Synonyms for statesman

a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

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In the midst of all this gallant array came an open barouche, drawn by four white horses; and in the barouche, with his massive head uncovered, sat the illustrious statesman, Old Stony Phiz himself.
And therefore the marvellously gifted statesman had always a weary gloom in the deep caverns of his eyes, as of a child that has outgrown its playthings or a man of mighty faculties and little aims, whose life, with all its high performances, was vague and empty, because no high purpose had endowed it with reality.
Whether it were sage, statesman, or philanthropist, Ernest received these visitors with the gentle sincerity that had characterized him from boyhood, and spoke freely with them of whatever came uppermost, or lay deepest in his heart or their own.
Summary: India's former finance minister Arun Jaitley was one of the tallest leaders of the post-emergency era and the finest statesman the country h...
(TAP) -- Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte deplored on Thursday the death of President Beji Caid Essebsi, describing him as "a great statesman."
President Paul Kagame has condoled with Tunisia and its people for the passing of Beji Caid Essebsi, President of Tunisia and African statesman who breathed his last today.
James Freeman Clarke, an American theologian and reputed author, talking about a statesman and politician said 'A politician thinks of the next election.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva, family members, as well as relatives and loved ones of national leader of the Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev have visited the Alley of Honors to pay tribute to the world-renowned statesman as May 10 marks the 96th anniversary of his birth,Trendreports referring to the Azerbaijani presidential press-service.
Scholars of ancient philosophy present 18 papers on Plato's Statesman dialogue, most of them from an international seminar in Madrid during April 2016.
Churchill was a British statesman who served as the Prime Minister from 1940 to 1945 and then 1951 to 1955.
"Governor Abbott's top priority has always been the safety of Texans, especially when it comes to our children," Abbott's former spokesperson, Ciara Matthews, told the Statesman. "Any allegation of child abuse or neglect must be taken seriously, and the governor will not tolerate it in Texas.
He described the late Bush as an astute administrator, an erudite international statesman, a great American hero and a political giant.
"Churchill: The Statesman as Artist" by Sir David Cannadine (Dodge Professor of History at Princeton University, and Editor of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography and President of the British Academy), provides the most important account yet of Churchill's life in art, which was not just a private hobby, but also, from 1945 onwards, an essential element of his public fame.
They say that 'You know this Duterte is not a statesman. He should not be going to anywhere; he will put us to shame.
Opposition leader Raila Odinga is poised to be named an African Union Special Envoy as part of his truce with President Uhuru Kenyatta, effectively elevating him to a continental statesman.