ambitious of power


ambitious of power
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  • ambitious — /æmˈbɪʃəs/ (say am bishuhs) adjective 1. having ambition; eagerly desirous of obtaining power, superiority, or distinction. 2. showing ambition; aiming high: an ambitious undertaking. 3. intended to be, or appearing to be, superior, distinctive,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • ambitious — adjective Date: 14th century 1. a. having or controlled by ambition < an ambitious young executive > b. having a desire to achieve a particular goal ; aspiring < ambitious for power > 2. resulting …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ambitious — 1 Ambitious, emulous both mean extremely desirous of something that will give one power, fame, success, or riches. Ambitious often implies inordinate, sometimes presumptuous, eagerness to advance oneself or to attain something beyond one’s… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Ambitious — Am*bi tious, a. [L. ambitiosus: cf. F. ambitieux. See {Ambition}.] 1. Possessing, or controlled by, ambition; greatly or inordinately desirous of power, honor, office, superiority, or distinction. [1913 Webster] Yet Brutus says he was ambitious,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • ambitious — [adj1] desiring success aggressive, anxious, ardent, aspiring, avid, ball of fire*, bent upon, climbing, come on, come on strong, designing, desirous, determined, driving, eager, eager beaver*, earnest, energetic, enterprising, enthusiastic,… …   New thesaurus

  • ambitious — ambitiously, adv. ambitiousness, n. /am bish euhs/, adj. 1. having ambition; eagerly desirous of achieving or obtaining success, power, wealth, a specific goal, etc.: ambitious students. 2. showing or caused by ambition: an ambitious attempt to… …   Universalium

  • ambitious — am•bi•tious [[t]æmˈbɪʃ əs[/t]] adj. 1) having ambition; eagerly desirous of achieving or obtaining success, power, wealth, etc.: an ambitious student[/ex] 2) showing or caused by ambition; requiring exceptional effort, ability, etc.: an ambitious …   From formal English to slang

  • ambitious — adjective /æmˈbɪʃ.əs/ a) Possessing, or controlled by ambition; greatly or inordinately desirous of power, honor, office, superiority, or distinction. As I grew richer I grew more ambitious, took a house in the country, and eventually married,… …   Wiktionary

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