Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » U » Unabridged ... Unannounced

UNAMBIGUOUS

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does unambiguous mean? 

UNAMBIGUOUS (adjective)
  The adjective UNAMBIGUOUS has 2 senses:

1. having or exhibiting a single clearly defined meaning
2. admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion

  Familiarity information: UNAMBIGUOUS used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


UNAMBIGUOUS (adjective)


Sense 1unambiguous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Having or exhibiting a single clearly defined meaning

Context example:

As a horror, apartheid...is absolutely unambiguous

Similar:

monosemous (having only one meaning)

Also:

clear (clear to the mind)

unambiguous; unequivocal; univocal (admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion)

Antonym:

ambiguous (having more than one possible meaning)


Sense 2unambiguous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion

Synonyms:

unequivocal; univocal; unambiguous

Context examples:

unequivocal evidence / took an unequivocal position / an unequivocal success / an unequivocal promise / an unequivocal (or univocal) statement

Similar:

absolute; conclusive (expressing finality with no implication of possible change)

straightforward (free from ambiguity)

unquestionable (not open to question)

Also:

unambiguous (having or exhibiting a single clearly defined meaning)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"In for a dime, in for a dollar." (English proverb)

"Who does not know tiredness, does not to know to relax." (Albanian proverb)

"When what you want doesn't happen, learn to want what does." (Arabic proverb)

"Homes among homes and grapevines among grapevines." (Corsican proverb)

 UNAMBIGUOUS: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0999 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: