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ambiguous
used in The Aeneid

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Definition
unclear — because there could be two or more interpretations
  • Th' ambiguous god, who rul'd her lab'ring breast, In these mysterious words his mind express'd; Some truths reveal'd, in terms involv'd the rest.
    Book 6 (12% in)
  • Ambiguous rumors thro' the camp he spread, And sought, by treason, my devoted head; New crimes invented; left unturn'd no stone, To make my guilt appear, and hide his own; Till Calchas was by force and threat'ning wroughtBut why— why dwell I on that anxious thought?
    Book 2 (12% in)

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