undiplomatically


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un·dip·lo·mat·ic

 (ŭn-dĭp′lə-măt′ĭk)
adj.
Not tactful or diplomatic.

un·dip′lo·mat′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.undiplomatically - without diplomacy; in an undiplomatic manner; "she declined the invitation undiplomatically"
diplomatically - with diplomacy; in a diplomatic manner; "he answered very diplomatically"
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It was set in movement quite undiplomatically and simply by Falk's appearance in the doorway.
He undiplomatically cancelled a trip to Denmark when his proposed purchase of Greenland was rejected by Greenland's government, who said, "We are open for business, not for sale."
Rehman said that he was surprised as how undiplomatically the Indian prime minister negated the US President's statement that he was offered by PM Modi to play a role of mediation on Kashmir issue.
We are today a people in distress, left adrift at sea - with a President who acts in an exceedingly obeisant and unpresidential manner alongside an arrogant foreign secretary who regularly tweets undiplomatically. The situation is untenable.
class="MsoNormalIn a televised speech to the Uganda Annual Judge's Conference (January 28, 2019), President Yoweri Museveni, rather brashly and undiplomatically, proclaimed that "Somalia is not a state" and has no "organised authority." The Ugandan leader did not feel morally, diplomatically or otherwise constrained to label Somalia as "stateless" despite not naming other countries with no organised authority "for diplomatic reasons".
More likely, it is a strong current of nationalism that is leading China's diplomats to act rather undiplomatically. After violently and decisively suppressing protests in Tiananmen Square and across China in 1989, the Communist Party struggled to provide ideological direction to China.
Correcting statements is a fulltime job for this Conservative clodhopper, who undiplomatically informed a highranking Chinese team his own wife was from Japan when she was born in China.
Undiplomatically, Dambe told the players, 'banna I am told you want to be paid for playing, just for playing.
President Donald Trump's New Year's Day tweet, Haqqani said Trump's language was undeniably, and undiplomatically harsh.
Then he gleefully and undiplomatically soaked up the praise of his ex-fans after a stinging home defeat to Bristol City while irate Aitor Karanka gave him a death stare.
During the TNA leaders meeting, the Chief Minister Wigneswaran undiplomatically announced, that at any cost, he would not nominate as ministers, anyone of the five ITAK Councilors - Emanuel Arnold, Chandralingham Sugirthan, Kesavan Sayanthan, Ariyakutty Paramsothy and Ayoop Asim.
The kow-towing to Netanyahu came, it should be recalled, at a time when he had more aggressively opposed the American president than any other Zionist leader before him, a man who openly, and clearly undiplomatically, rooted against Obama's election in 2012, and lobbied in the US, equally, undiplomatically, against his Iran nuclear deal.