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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a strong desire to succeed. Requiring great effort.

Usage examples (38)
  • She set for herself the ambitious goal to be first at the competition.
  • ambitious schedule
  • He added: The word 'ambitious' is one we're entirely familiar with.
  • They did not like what they called my ambitious ways -- and so they sent me to the Cold Country. for more
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