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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The state of having conflicting feelings.

Usage examples (36)
  • His work's ambivalence is the source of its power.
  • Another source of reader ambivalence is probably the layout.
  • "A certain degree of ambivalence is a sign of maturity," he says.
  • One of the most widely studied aspects of ambivalence is how it affects thinking. for more
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