statesman

(redirected from statesmanly)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
She has shown little evidence of statesmanly vision, drive, genuine concern for and commitment to the challenges of the common man, which her new responsibilities demand.
It is first displayed in his remarkable speech at Gela in 424--"a masterpiece of statesmanly foresight"(42)--by which he united Doric and Ionian Sicilians against Athenian imperialism using an argument that counters in an Athenian manner Athens' own argument on behalf of its imperialism.
And while supporters of Dole say the bills demonstrate a statesmanly commitment to bipartisanship, even they concede this is not necessarily a quality that a presidential candidate these days wants to stress.