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Synonyms for ambivalent

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uncertain or unable to decide about what course to follow

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It is a 15 question test that measures three safe, avoidant and ambivalent attachment styles in a 5-degree Likert scale [15].
But I expect Ambivalent to prove a tough nut to crack.
It was found that 30 percent of individuals were primarily viewed by their spouses as "positive" and 70 percent were primarily viewed with an even mix of positive and negative feelings, which the researchers termed ambivalent.
It's intriguing to note that The Ambivalent Memoirist began as an autobiographical writing blog ("Finding My Place Through Writing and Teaching") documenting the author's process of using the cathartic writing process to evolve in her own life and career.
In his Friday sermon at Aisha Umm Al Muminin Mosque in Hidd, Dr Al Mahmood warned that the US could pursue the same ambivalent policies in Bahrain.
And he looks to hold a very good chance of bringing up the hat-trick with Ambivalent.
So, like a person who is torn by ambivalent desires, Erdoy-an's seemingly mutually exclusive in direction statements followed each other.
Winner of one of her two juvenile runs last term, Ambivalent made a victorious start to her 2012 campaign in a Nottingham handicap back in June.
However Ambivalent (9-2) buckled down well under Andrea Atzeni to score by a length and a half from Set To Music.
argues that the cultural history of Bengal (comprised of West Bengal in India and Bangladesh) has left it in a state of ambivalent modernization, or pursuit of modernization accompanied by resistance to modernization.
Several studies indicate that dichotomous measures of intention do not capture the experiences of the large portion of women who are ambivalent about becoming pregnant.
I grew up in Caerphilly in a family who thought voting Labour and being Welsh was the natural state of affairs, though we were aware that some elements in the party were, to say the least, ambivalent to things Welsh.
Canada and the United States: Ambivalent Allies, 4th Edition
There's a reason, I said, why virtually every depiction of school in popular culture is negative, or ambivalent at best.