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Synonyms for ambiguityˌæm bɪˈgyu ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ambiguity(noun)

    an expression whose meaning cannot be determined from its context

    Synonyms:
    equivocalness

    Antonyms:
    unambiguity, unequivocalness

  2. ambiguity, equivocalness(noun)

    unclearness by virtue of having more than one meaning

    Synonyms:
    equivocalness, ambiguity

    Antonyms:
    unambiguity, unequivocalness

Wiktionary

  1. ambiguity(noun)

    Antonyms:
    unambiguity

  2. ambiguity(noun)

    Something liable to more than one interpretation, explanation or meaning, if that meaning etc cannot be determined from its context.

    Antonyms:
    unambiguity

  3. ambiguity(noun)

    The state of being ambiguous.

    Synonyms:
    ambiguousness, imprecision

    Antonyms:
    unambiguity

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ambiguity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    doubtfulness, dubiousness, doubt, uncertainty or equivocalness (as respects the meaning of a single term), AMPHIBOLOGY, indefiniteness, vagueness, obscurity

  2. ambiguity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    clinch, pun, ambiguous expression, double meaning

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List of paraphrases:

vagueness, mystery, confusion, uncertainty, equivocation, obscurity, ambivalence


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