Envoy in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Envoy

(law) a diplomatic agent of the second rank, next in status after an ambassador. | a representative. | a diplomat.

Short Example Sentences for Envoy

  • 1. The envoy was again blindfolded. 🔊
  • 2. The envoy was not empowered to grant it. 🔊
  • 3. The disappointed envoy returns home. 🔊
  • 4. The envoy is likely to arrive at any moment. 🔊
  • 5. The Tartar envoy at once stepped forward. 🔊
  • 6. New surprises met the envoy at Calais. 🔊
  • 7. Vansittart, British envoy to Copenhagen in 1801, ii. 🔊
  • 8. The envoy bowed low and left the room without further speech. 🔊
  • 9. Gustavus sent an envoy to the castle, to persuade the garrison to yield. 🔊
  • 10. But we have a witness whom even the envoy of the Czar must respect. 🔊
  • 11. We cannot conclude that any Athenian envoy used exactly these horrible words. 🔊
  • 12. The Envoy took the letter and read it, lifting his eyebrows as he did so. 🔊
  • 13. As round the envoy of the God With reverential steps he trod. 🔊
  • 14. About the end of April an envoy from the Shah arrived at Finkenstein. 🔊
  • 15. Aboo Taher asked of the envoy how many men Aboo Saj had with him. 🔊
  • 16. She who was a match for the Czar's envoy to set such store by him! 🔊

How to use Envoy in Sentences?

  • 1. Alexander had chosen an envoy who was the very antipodes of the adroit and elegant Caulaincourt. 🔊
  • 2. If thou be the son of a man of the priesthood, and an envoy to conciliate the multitude,.... 🔊
  • 3. It is known that he had been envoy to Turin, and had received a pension from Holland. 🔊
  • 4. Your official position will be that of Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Envoy Extraordinary. 🔊
  • 5. His first envoy was William Bayard Hale, author of one of his campaign biographies. 🔊
  • 6. Fancy sending a K.C.B. to call a cab, or ordering a special envoy to fetch the bootjack! 🔊
  • 7. If he speak French tolerably, we make him a Minister; if he be fluent, an Envoy Extraordinary. 🔊
  • 8. He was president of the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, and had been special envoy to China. 🔊
  • 9. Bray the Bavarian Envoy at Vienna; I, the penny-a-liner, being the complement of the party. 🔊
  • 10. Emma trembled with hope that was almost pain, as she inquired what terms the envoy was empowered to grant. 🔊
  • 11. The envoy grew more disconcerted at this, his second failure to entangle the princess in his political net. 🔊
  • 12. Their envoy soon afterwards returned with the reply of the governor, stating that he would take their demands into consideration. 🔊
  • 13. The distant fanfare of trumpets now rose and fell on the air, signal that the envoy had arrived at the entrance of the palace. 🔊
  • 14. The duke evaded an interview and the envoy was forced to deliver his letter to the chancellor of Savoy. 🔊
  • 15. At that time the news arrives that an envoy of the king is coming to see that no injustice is being done by Pizarro. 🔊
  • 16. The envoy bowed in silence, and, allowing the silken kerchief to be again bound over his eyes, he marched with stately grace from the apartment. 🔊
  • 17. There is reason to believe that the custom always cropped up with every Envoy as an annoying cause of heated discussion and disagreeable feeling. 🔊
  • 18. My dear child, I here present to you the Envoy of the King of England, Baronet Hotham. 🔊
  • 19. Now when the envoy had brought the peerless Chaoukeun in a close litter to the tent of the great khan, he forthwith commanded his army to return. 🔊