English to Afrikaans Meaning :: ambiguity

Ambiguity :
dubbelsinnigheid
- dubbelsinnigheidonduidelikhede
 

Show English Meaning
(+)

Noun(1) an expression whose meaning cannot be determined from its context(2) unclearness by virtue of having more than one meaning

Show Examples
(+)

(1) In my opinion, since there is no ambiguity or uncertainty, the application of this rule does not arise.(2) The same person will tolerate ambiguity in one situation but not in another.(3) we can detect no ambiguity in this section of the Act(4) It's over 30 years since David Bowie made sexual ambiguity positively de rigueur.(5) The theme is an original one, and in its lack of ambiguity , not very typical of the composer.(6) the film is fraught with moral ambiguity(7) The potential for ambiguity aside, this was an offer that couldn't be refused.(8) Yet none of this is to imply that Chagall lacked depth or a feel for ambiguity .(9) The result of giving the words their ordinary meaning is not absurd or unreasonable, nor is there ambiguity or obscurity.(10) That brief moment tells us plenty about the two men, and of the moral ambiguity of the scene.(11) Very occasionally, we realise just how dangerous ambiguity can be.(12) Even after the play threatens to get all preachy on us, it pulls back and delivers a note of melancholy ambiguity .(13) It is true that there is some ambiguity in the clauses in question, as submitted by Mr. Jones.(14) Provided we take account of the ambiguity , no harm is done, and much benefit derived.(15) Yet they maintain just enough ambiguity so that the audience is left still puzzling over the piece afterwards.(16) Bonhoeffer was not afraid to act if the ambiguity did not give way to clarity.
Related Words
(1) ambiguity ::
dubbelsinnigheid
Synonyms
Noun
2. obscurity ::
onbekendheid
5. uncertainty ::
onsekerheid
6. dubiety ::
weifeling
7. ambivalence ::
ambivalensie
9. double meaning ::
dubbele betekenis
Antonyms
1. clarity ::
duidelikheid
Different Forms
ambiguities, ambiguity
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: ambiguity

Meaning and definitions of ambiguity, translation in Afrikaans language for ambiguity with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of ambiguity in Afrikaans and in English language.

Tags for the entry "ambiguity"

What ambiguity means in Afrikaans, ambiguity meaning in Afrikaans, ambiguity definition, examples and pronunciation of ambiguity in Afrikaans language.

English to Afrikaans Dictionary

Words by Category

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Most Searched Words

Word of the day

● Convene
byeenroep, convoceren, tydrenbyeenroep, saamvloei, paar, bymekaar kom, Ontmoet, sluit, gesamentlike
Search History
Any word you search will appear here
Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.