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
See Also: ↑diplomatic, ↑diplomatical, ↑presidential
Derivationally related forms: ↑statesman

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