Ambivalent definition

ăm-bĭvə-lənt
The definition of ambivalent is someone who is uncertain or lacks the ability to make decisions.

An example of someone who is ambivalent is a politician who appears fickle in his platform.

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Alternately having one opinion or feeling, and then the opposite.
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Simultaneously experiencing or expressing opposing or contradictory feelings, beliefs, or motivations.
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Exhibiting or feeling ambivalence.
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Origin of ambivalent

  • From ambivalence, from German Ambivalenz, from Latin ambi- (“in two ways") + valeō (“be strong")

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