Detailed Translations for ambiguity from English to French


ambiguity [the ~] nom

  1. the ambiguity
  2. the ambiguity (dichotomy; ambivalence; duality; dualism; twoness)
    le dualisme; l'ambivalence; la dualité; l'hermaphrodisme

Translation Matrix for ambiguity:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ambiguïté ambiguity half-heartedness; indecision; ribaldry; scurviness
ambivalence ambiguity; ambivalence; dichotomy; dualism; duality; twoness
calembours grivois ambiguity ribaldry; scurviness
dualisme ambiguity; ambivalence; dichotomy; dualism; duality; twoness dualism
dualité ambiguity; ambivalence; dichotomy; dualism; duality; twoness dichotomy; duality; twofoldness; twoness
hermaphrodisme ambiguity; ambivalence; dichotomy; dualism; duality; twoness
équivoque ambiguity double entendre; equivoke; jeu de mots; play upon words; pun; ribaldry; scurviness; word-play
- equivocalness
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
équivoque ambiguous; binary; bipartite; dimerous; double; dual; equivocal; explainable in different ways; jokes with a double meaning; polysemic; suggestive; two-jointed; twofold; uncertain

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Synonyms for "ambiguity":

Antonyms for "ambiguity":

  • unequivocalness; unambiguity

Related Definitions for "ambiguity":

  1. unclearness by virtue of having more than one meaning1
  2. an expression whose meaning cannot be determined from its context1

Wiktionary Translations for ambiguity:

  1. something liable to more than one interpretation
  1. état de ce qui est ambigu, qui peut être compris dans deux sens différents ou plus.
  2. Caractère de ce qui a deux aspects. Propriétés opposées.

Cross Translation:
ambiguity ambiguïté; ambivalence Ambivalenz — Doppeldeutigkeit, Zwiespältigkeit
ambiguity ambigüité; ambiguïté AmbiguitätLinguistik: Mehrdeutigkeit von Wörtern oder Sätzen