Saturday, June 12, 2010

emissary

emissary [ EM-uh'-ser-ee ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a representative who is sent on a mission
2. an agent who is sent on a secret mission
3. pertaining to an emissary
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 In an effort to avoid bloodshed, emissaries were sent to the warlords to negotiate a peaceful settlement.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The Tamil Nadu and Karnataka authorities are sending a joint emissary to hear Veerappan's demands, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Muthuvel Karunanidhi said.