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Definition of the noun ambage
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noun - plural: ambages
- a style that involves indirect ways of expressing things
Alternative definition of the noun ambage
- [context: especially in plural] ambiguity; circumlocution
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Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
ambage. Circumlocution, equivocation.
by Houghton Mifflin Company, Webster
ambage. u. several forms oi aluminum oxide. Al-O,, occurring naturally as corundum, in 3 In JI.IEI J turn; in bauxite, and with various impurities as ruby, sapphite. and emerv. used in producing aluminum and in abrasives, refractories, ceramics, ...
An English dictionary, 1676 (1685)
Ambage,l. Far-fetch'd circumftance of words, Ambagion, full of far,ớc. · Amber, Hard yellowgum. Ambergreece, greefe, or grife, f. a fweet clammy perfume, found by the Sea-fide. -Ambia, A thick Indian liquor. -Anbianum, Amiens in Picardy.
Ambage,am′bāj, n. roundabout phrases:circuitouspaths,windings: dark and mysterious courses:—pl.Am′bages.—adj.Ambā′gious,circumlocutory: circuitous.—adv.Ambā′giously.—n.Ambā′giousness—adj.Ambā′gitory (rare).
by Gregory T. Howard
Appeal: Logos Ambage, figure of (æm-beid ): Supplying a ...
Lexicon Graecum (1539)
circίμπ, agor, ambage: figa implico,μι βι, ιιιιιιιιιιιριfaller:4ματεη",υπνιγί φομα Χεhoph Bud Com. Vποκαπνί»fitmo/ifίο. γποκαπνισμό ...
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Scrabble value of A1M3B3A1G2E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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