follow Dictionary.com

It’s about time. We are now on Instagram!

ambitendency

[am-bi-ten-duh n-see] /ˌæm bɪˈtɛn dən si/
noun, plural ambitendencies. Psychology
1.
ambivalence, especially when acted out; a tendency to contradictory behavior arising from conflicting impulses.
Origin
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for ambitendency

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for ambitendency

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for ambitendency