Example sentences for: ambition

How can you use “ambition” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This, indeed, was Lincoln’s ambition in seeking reconciliation in the Gettysburg Address and in his second inaugural address.

  • (Not, as indicated above, that ER was innocent of personal ambition.

  • The conservative Paris daily Le Figaro, in a front-page comment by Alain Peyrefitte, said France's World Cup victory showed there was "still a future for French confidence, for French ambition, for French unity."

  • For those in the middle echelons of government comes a whole portfolio of sayings on the perils of ambition.

  • Morton's ambition is to make these women's monstrousness pale beside that of their torturers.

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