Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ambition"

The meaning of "Ambition" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa a wild ambition?
A: when someone is wishing to achieve something that seems difficult or unlikely :)
Q: O que significa ambition?
A: A strong wish to do or achieve something
Q: O que significa "Her personal ambitions had been subjugated to the needs of her family"?
A: It means she was unable to follow her desires because her family needed her help.

For example, 'she wanted to travel the world, but she couldn't because her elderly mother needed care.'
Q: O que significa ambition ?
A: A strong desire to do or achieve something
Q: O que significa what does mean ambition? ?
A: ambition means to what something

Example sentences using "Ambition"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ambitious and ambitions.
A: I have an ambitious friend who is trying to learn Japanese, Korean, AND Spanish all at the same time.

To be an entrepreneur, you need a lot of ambition.

The businessman failed because he was too ambitious.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ambition, ambitious.
A: Becoming a lawyer is my ambition.
I am ambitious to become a lawyer.

Ambition = noun
ambitious = adjective
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ambition .
A: “Her ambition has gotten her where she is now.”

“My childhood ambition was to be a doctor.”

“He lost all of his ambition and gave up on the job.”

Synonyms of "Ambition" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre ambition e aspiration ?
A: In my opinion Aspiration is more focused on the specific idea, like the "what" you would like to become, or the specific dream you have. Ambition more describes the feeling. People are ambitious. They are motivated to achieve their aspirations. But Ambition can be used to refer to the idea as well.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre ambition e aspiration ?
A: Ambition usually implies fame, power or money, on the other hand aspiration normally refers to success in achieving one's own goals,.which doesn't necessarly mean money, fame or power.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre ambition e enthusiasm ?
A: Ambition: a strong wish to achieve something
- His ambition is ultimately to run his own business.
- He has already achieved his main ambition in life - to become wealthy.

Enthusiasm: a subject or activity that interests you very much
- One of his greatest enthusiasms was yoga.
- She has boundless energy and enthusiasm.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre ambition e intention e purpose ?
A: Ambition is your passion or drive to achieve something. It has a very raw, powerful connotation.

So, WHY are you so ambitious about studying English? The answer to this question is your purpose, your reason for doing something.

What are you hoping to accomplish by studying English? The answer to this is your intention. Intention is similar to purpose, but it has more of a psychological, mental connotation.

Recap:
Purpose and intention lead to ambition.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre It had been his lifelong ambition. e It has been his lifelong ambition. ?
A: It had been his lifelong ambition: its saying it like he didn’t want it to be his ambition anymore, or it had happened
It has been his lifelong ambition: he’s about to achieve his ambition.

Translations of "Ambition"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? ambition
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? ambition
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? my brother’s ambition is to be a lawyer and [earn/or has earned] 1 million before he’s 30... what should I choose here present simple or present perfect tense?? and way?!
A: my brother's ambition (goal) is to become a lawyer and earn 1 million before he's 30
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? is it 'complete my ambition' or 'achieve my ambition'?
A: It sounds more natural to say achieve my ambition rather than complete my ambition.
For example: I must 'achieve my ambition' to become a doctor
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? ambition
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Other questions about "Ambition"

Q: "His ambitions never shine" is it natural? Can I replace "shine" with something else?
A: "Shine" means to do something well, and an ambition is not doing something, so "shine" does not work in this sentence. You could say "Her ambitions never stand out."

You could say, "She shines at having weak ambitions." That makes sense because "having weak ambition" is doing something. You would say that as ridicule or as a joke.
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar Fierce ambition .
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Q: As I'm older, I grew into ambition about fulfil my parents' dream because it is like a thankful gift for 2 people had sacrified their lives for me. soa natural?
A: As I'm older, I grew into ambition about fulfil my parents' dream because it is like a thankful gift for 2 people had sacrified their lives for me.

As I matured I became ambitious about fulfilling my parents dream. I wanted to give them a gift to show my gratitude to the two people who sacrificed their whole lives for me.
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar ambition.
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Q: I always have an ambition to challenge anything(or challenging anything??)and do my best,and then they are as my good points.But sometimes there are some times that I can’t do my best.When that,my fam and friends always help,encourage and give me energy(or energies,energy me??). soa natural?
A: I always have an ambition to challenge things and do my best, that is one of my good points but sometimes there are times where I can't do my best. When that happens my family and friends help encourage and give me energy.

^ This sounds more natural

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