I wonder why that diplomat doesn't get married and settle down.
My uncle is a diplomat and a diplomat from another country gave him a rare guitar, which is one of only a few that exist in the world.
I’m a diplomat and I really need to fly to Japan today, so could you put me on the waiting list?
Someone from the outside who comes in to mix with the government is a diplomat. Really, that's what diplomats do, right? They come from the outside (country). They mix with the government, and they do what they're there to do!
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.