- ambivalent sexism,
Origin of ambitious
Examples from the Web for unambitious
Not unambitious for a country deeper in debt than the United States.
But I have been unobtrusive, unambitious, retiring—and my friends have blamed me for this a thousand times.My Life: or the Adventures of Geo. Thompson|George Thompson
Rosalie herself, not conceiving such an unambitious creed in a nature so rich, idealized what she did not understand.East Angels|Constance Fenimore Woolson
It descended to their children, most of whom were equally plodding and unambitious with themselves.
late 14c., from Latin ambitiosus "going around to canvass for office," from ambitio (see ambition). Related: Ambitiously.