Word of the DayWednesday, April 02, 2014
\AM-bi-vurt\ , noun;
one whose personality type is intermediate between extrovert and introvert.
I'm a plain American ambivert...
-- Vladimir Nabokov, Ada or Ardor: A Family Chronicle, 1969
It's the latest, and so, of course, I decided to try it on, and it did fit. I'm an ambivert.
-- James McCourt, Time Remaining, 1993
Ambivert was coined in the 1920s by Kimball Young in his book Source Book for Social Psychology as an extension of the terms introvert and extrovert.
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