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Definition of Ambages

Ambages
Ambages Am*ba"ges, n. pl. [L. (usually in pl.); pref. ambi-, amb- + agere to drive: cf. F. ambage.] A circuit; a winding. Hence: Circuitous way or proceeding; quibble; circumlocution; indirect mode of speech. After many ambages, perspicuously define what this melancholy is. --Burton.

Meaning of Ambages from wikipedia

- Cir****locution (also called cir****duction, cir****volution, periphrasis, kenning or ambage) is a phrase that circles around a specific idea with multiple words rather...
- Turris ambages is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Turridae, the turrids. Turris ambages Barnard, 1958. Retrieved through:...
- Battlefield 1. The song was translated into French by the musical duo Ambages in 2014.[citation needed] In 1986 the song was given a Gold Award 1986...
- agible, agile, agility, agitate, agitation, agitative, agitato, agitator, ambages, ambaginous, ambagious, ambiguity, ambiguous, ****ay, castigate, castigation...
- 1958 – 24 August 2011), a Mexican journalist, was a radio host of "Sin Ambages" (Translated: Plain Language) on Radio Fórmula and the founder, editor...
- xxiv.11. Epictetus, Disc., III.xxiv.84–87. Post sepulturam vanae manium ambages, omnibus a supremo die eadem quae ante primum, nec magis a morte sensus...
- a-game, agree, alembic, aloud, alter, amb****ador, appoint, argument, alite, ambage, amphilbology, argument, Aries, a-root, asfast, askance, asper, aspre, astrologer...
- genus inhabits warm seas. Species within the genus Turris include: Turris ambages Barnard, 1958 Turris amicta (Smith, E.A., 1877) Turris annulata (Reeve...
- "the difficult progress (symbolized by the labyrinth), with all worldly 'ambages' awaiting to trap the wanderer, a progress leading towards the holy refuge...
- Neuma 450-102 Transfigured Wind III (1984, flute, ensemble, and tape) Ambages (1965, flute) Mistral (1985, chamber ensemble) ROGER REYNOLDS: LAST THING...
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