Definition of 'ambivalence'
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American Manhood: Transformations in Masculinity from the Revolution to the Modern Era (1993) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
And they both have an ambivalence about intimacy.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But there is also a deep ambivalence about the project of enhancement.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Early in my teens, that ambivalence about home extended to property.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Young men of the nineteenth century regarded women with deep ambivalence and swung wildly from one extreme to the other in their feelings.American Manhood: Transformations in Masculinity from the Revolution to the Modern Era (1993) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Many are less driven but more demanding At this point you might feel some ambivalence about what you want to do.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
That may seem surprising given his immense fame, but ambivalence about his status dogged his career and has pursued him posthumously.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
But they both had some ambivalence about what they were doing, which we could tap if we got to them in time.Christianity Today (2000)
Which is why I feel no ambivalence at all about the final.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
His longstanding hostility to radicalism, ambivalence about equality and defence of French identity have led many to call him a conservative.The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
These poll findings also expose the public 's ambivalence about the legitimacy of political parties - which provide coherence to any representative system.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
I raise this point... because in many countries there is a deep ambivalence about military action today, no matter what the cause.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Definition of ambivalence from the Collins English Dictionary