[ am-bey-jeez ]
/ æmˈbeɪ dʒiz /
noun Archaic.(used with a plural verb)
winding, roundabout paths or ways.
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Example sentences from the Web for ambages
Longa est injuria, long / Ambages—Long is the story of her wrongs, tedious the details.
Charles ran through all the ambages of intrigue, like a subject who endeavours to make a minister suspected by his master.