- ambivalent sexism,
Origin of ambitious
Examples from the Web for ambitiousness
Ambitiousness in those olden days showed itself in momentary outburst; the ambitiousness of to-day runs riot.The Wisdom of Confucius|Epiphanius Wilson
But on top av my ambitiousness there was an empty place in my sowl, an' me own opinion av mesilf cud not fill ut.Soldier Stories|Rudyard Kipling
Nevertheless the lad wondered at the size and ambitiousness of this undertaking and accomplishment in the wilderness.The Secret Cache|E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill
Well, I don't want to discourage your ambitiousness, but I guess you've struck Kilo about the worst time in the century.Kilo|Ellis Parker Butler
late 14c., from Latin ambitiosus "going around to canvass for office," from ambitio (see ambition). Related: Ambitiously.