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ambiguous

adjective uk   /æmˈbɪɡ.ju.əs/ us  
C2 having or expressing more than one possible meaning, sometimes intentionally: His reply to my question was somewhat ambiguous. The wording of the agreement is ambiguous. The government has been ambiguous on this issue.
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adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Some questions were badly or ambiguously worded.
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