English to Afrikaans Meaning :: ambition

ambisie
Ambition :
ambisie
- ambisieambisies
 

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Noun(1) a cherished desire(2) a strong drive for success
Verb(1) have as one's ambition

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(1) her ambition was to become a model(2) After so much success over such a long period, ambition is a nebulous concept for Clarke.(3) he achieved his ambition of making a fortune(4) Zoe has as much drive and ambition as any parent of a ten year old could wish to see, and still wants to direct films.(5) I was never particularly good at anything but I had a lot of drive and ambition .(6) Her ultimate ambition is to empower and enable people through educational achievement.(7) Wealthy beyond his needs, he possesses ambition , but crucially is not driven by it.(8) He now has a job, home and family and has developed into a responsible, caring father with ambition .(9) Some people don't get to achieve one ambition , and that's a hard thing for me to take sometimes.(10) So is it personal ambition that's driven her to scale the upper heights of the ministry?(11) This may stop the unrest among the fans who think the club lack ambition .(12) she always had an ambition to act(13) From nowhere he had now put himself in position to achieve his lifetime's ambition .(14) they have no ambition(15) I am fairly laid-back, but at the same time, I have a lot of ambition and drive beneath that.(16) This was a young man, whose only ambition ever had been to join the army and serve his country.
Related Words
(1) wild ambition ::
wilde ambisie
(2) achieve one's ambition ::
bereik 'n mens se ambisie
Synonyms
Noun
1. drive ::
ry
2. aspiration ::
aspirasie
3. dream ::
droom
Different Forms
ambition, ambitions
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

If serving as a glorified bodyguard
is the sum of your ambition, go serve.

If serving as a glorified bodyguard is the sum of your AMBITION, go serve.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1


Instead of being weighed down by ambition,

Instead of being weighed down by AMBITION,

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 9


their ambition.

their AMBITION.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 10


A man with great ambition and no morals -

A man with great AMBITION and no morals -

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 10


Thwarting you has never
been my primary ambition, I promise you.

Thwarting you has never been my primary AMBITION, I promise you.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 6


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