how to pronounce statesman


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The above transcription of statesman is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

statesman is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of statesman in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… to get back at irish statesman james …”

meanings of statesman


  1. A male political leader who promotes the public good or who is recognized for probity, leadership, or the qualities necessary to govern a state.
  2. A man who is a leader in national or international affairs.
  3. In the dialect of the English Lake District and nearby, a man who lives on a landed estate; a small landholder.

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