Ambitious and Idle


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Ambitious adjective – Having a strong desire for personal advancement.
Idle is an antonym for ambitious.
Nearby Words: ambition, ambitiously
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Idle adjective – Not easily aroused to action or work.
Usage example: an idle employee who always seems to be either on break or at lunch

Ambitious is an antonym for idle in worthless topic.
Nearby Words: idled, idleness, idler, idling, idly
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family ambitious family idle family
characters ambitious characters idle characters
bastards ambitious bastards idle bastards
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Idle and Ambitious. (2016). Retrieved 2021, June 20, from
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Idle or Ambitious. 2016. Accessed June 20, 2021.

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