ambiguity definition

  • noun:
    • Doubtfulness or doubt in regards to explanation: "leading a life of alleged moral ambiguity” ( Anatole Broyard).
    • some thing of skeptical definition: a poem full of ambiguities.
    • some thing prone to multiple interpretation, description or definition, if that meaning etc can not be determined from its framework.
    • hawaii to be uncertain.
    • The quality or state to be uncertain; doubtfulness or uncertainty, specially regarding signification of language, as a result of its admitting of more than one meaning; an equivocal word or appearance.
    • their state of being uncertain; doubtfulness or uncertainty, particularly of signification.
    • An equivocal or uncertain expression.
    • a manifestation whose meaning cannot be determined from its framework
    • unclearness by virtue of having several meaning

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