ambivalency


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for ambivalency

mixed feelings or emotions

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
As a result of an inadequate appreciation of the radical notions of sight and blindness in Diderot's Letter on the Blind, Crary situates the philosophe in a legacy of ambivalency toward vision that begins with Descartes, citing Diderot's refusal to grant primacy to any one sense in knowledge.
Wilde's ambivalency and multiplicity of language, she writes, helped him expose the imperial and domestic cant the English used to defend their politics.
These numbers were then used to calculate an ambivalency score for each respondent.
Here we might invoke the multivocality of myth as one explanation for this ambivalency.