ambiversion

[ am-bi-vur-zhuh n, -shuh n, am-bi-vur- ]
/ ˌæm bɪˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən, ˈæm bɪˌvɜr- /

noun Psychology.

a state intermediate between extroversion and introversion.

Nearby words

  1. ambitiously,
  2. ambivalence,
  3. ambivalent,
  4. ambivalent sexism,
  5. ambivalently,
  6. ambivert,
  7. amble,
  8. ambler,
  9. ambler, eric,
  10. ambleside

Origin of ambiversion

1925–30; ambi- + -version, as in extroversion, introversion

Related formsam·bi·ver·sive [am-bi-vur-siv] /ˌæm bɪˈvɜr sɪv/, adjective

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Medicine definitions for ambiversion

ambiversion

[ ăm′bĭ-vûrzhən ]

n.

A personality trait including the qualities of both introversion and extroversion.

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