ambition - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate ambition

ambition is hyphenated as am-bi-tion

How to pronounce ambition

ambition is pronounced ăm´bɪʃən

Number of syllables in ambition

The number of syllables in ambition is 3

What part of speech in ambition?

ambition is a noun

How common in the word ambition?

ambition is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does ambition convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'ambition'

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Common collocations before 'ambition'

any, did, great, has, lack, life, man, might, never, only, own, political, power, such, way

Common collocations of 'ambition'

any, boy, did, French, further, great, has, just, know, lack, life, like, little, man, might, much, never, now, only, other, own, people, person, political, power, pride, see, such, time, way

Words with similar spelling to ambition

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Common Adverb Collocations of ambition

also, always, as, away, enough, even, ever, far, how, however, long, merely, much, never, not, now, often, once, only, rather, so, soon, still, then, too, very, well, when, where, yet

Common Conjunction Collocations of ambition

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing ambition

Synonyms of 'aim'
Synonyms of 'animus'
Synonyms of 'aspiration'
Synonyms of 'basis'
Synonyms of 'calling'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'cause'
Synonyms of 'consideration'
Synonyms of 'counsel'
Synonyms of 'desideratum'
Synonyms of 'design'
Synonyms of 'desire'
Synonyms of 'determination'
Synonyms of 'drive'
Synonyms of 'Enterprise'
Synonyms of 'forbidden fruit'
Common Noun Collocations of arrogance
Common Noun Collocations of actress
Common Noun Collocations of airy
Common Noun Collocations of aspirations
Common Noun Collocations of animosity
Common Noun Collocations of audacity
Common Noun Collocations of balked
Common Noun Collocations of bridle
Common Noun Collocations of boundless
Common Noun Collocations of cruelty
Common Noun Collocations of carelessly
Common Noun Collocations of disappointed
Common Noun Collocations of distraught
Common Noun Collocations of envy
Common Noun Collocations of enterprising
Common Noun Collocations of emulation
Common Noun Collocations of excel
Common Noun Collocations of exorbitant
Common Noun Collocations of fool
Common Noun Collocations of fired
Common Noun Collocations of frustrated
Common Noun Collocations of fling
Common Noun Collocations of flattered
Common Noun Collocations of frigid
Common Noun Collocations of faction
Common Noun Collocations of forcefully
Common Noun Collocations of grasping
Common Noun Collocations of greed
Common Noun Collocations of gratified
Common Noun Collocations of gratifying
Common Noun Collocations of grandiose
Common Noun Collocations of goaded
Common Noun Collocations of gratify
Common Noun Collocations of goading
Common Noun Collocations of hopes
Common Noun Collocations of harbored
Common Noun Collocations of honeycomb
Common Noun Collocations of intrigue
Common Noun Collocations of insatiable
Common Noun Collocations of insolence
Common Noun Collocations of insurmountable
Common Noun Collocations of inordinate
Common Noun Collocations of ignoble
Common Noun Collocations of jealousy
Common Noun Collocations of jealousies
Common Noun Collocations of ladder
Common Noun Collocations of lust
Common Noun Collocations of luckily
Common Noun Collocations of lifelong
Common Noun Collocations of limitless
Common Noun Collocations of lawless
Common Noun Collocations of lurks
Common Noun Collocations of lusts
Common Noun Collocations of laudable
Common Noun Collocations of mans
Common Verb Collocations of mock
Common Noun Collocations of nonsensical
Common Noun Collocations of nationalistic
Common Noun Collocations of overbearing
Common Noun Collocations of overshot
Common Noun Collocations of overweening
Common Noun Collocations of pride
Common Noun Collocations of puffed
Common Noun Collocations of princes
Common Noun Collocations of prompted
Common Noun Collocations of pitiful
Common Noun Collocations of passions
Common Noun Collocations of revenge
Common Noun Collocations of restless
Common Noun Collocations of selfish
Common Noun Collocations of satisfy
Common Noun Collocations of towering
Common Noun Collocations of thirst
Common Noun Collocations of thwarted
Common Noun Collocations of territorial
Common Noun Collocations of unscrupulous
Common Noun Collocations of unsatisfied
Common Noun Collocations of unbridled
Common Noun Collocations of unfulfilled
Common Noun Collocations of usurpation
Common Noun Collocations of unbounded
Common Noun Collocations of unrelieved
Common Noun Collocations of unenlightened
Common Noun Collocations of ungovernable
Common Noun Collocations of usurping
Common Noun Collocations of unprincipled
Common Noun Collocations of ungenerous
Common Noun Collocations of unworldly
Common Noun Collocations of usurpers