[ am-bi-dek-ster ]
/ ˌæm bɪˈdɛk stər /


Archaic. ambidextrous.


Obsolete. an ambidextrous person.

Origin of ambidexter

From Late Latin, dating back to 1525–35; see origin at ambi-, dexter

Related forms

am·bi·dex·tral, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for ambidexter

  • The comic scenes have a link of connection with the tragic ones in Ambidexter, the vice and accomplice of the villanous tyrant.

    Tragedy|Ashley H. Thorndike