Definition: both, on both sides, around
Also Known As: Words derived from ambi- ambivalent, ambiguous, ambidextrous, amphibious
Alternate Spellings: ambi-, amphi-
Examples:1. My sister is ambidextrous, which helps when she has two letters to write. 2. I'm ambivalent about which movie to see; Brad Pitt is just as hot as Tom Cruise. 3. Her ambiguous smile confused me. Was she happy I stole her spot in line or was she secretly plotting revenge? 4. The amphibious vehicle can be used both underwater and on land.