Example sentences for: ambivalence

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

  • But these days U.S. power is subject to a form of ambivalence verging on antagonism--even from allies--that goes beyond the merits and motivations of this or that particular criticism.

  • The Post fronts a feature about ambivalence in Silicon Valley over the impending verdict in the Microsoft trial.

  • A front-page feature, one in a series on "American Values", maps out the ambivalence many Americans feel about the issue: 72% of respondents call "gay sex" unacceptable, but a robust 87% say that homosexuals should have equal rights and opportunities in the workplace.

  • My analysis of computer slang has revealed a great deal of ambivalence about these often mysterious and seemingly omnipotent machines.

  • MLS's major obstacles, however, are its ambivalence about itself and America's ambivalence about soccer.

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