Ambagitory Am*bag"i*to*ry, a. Ambagious. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ambagitory — index labyrinthine, sinuous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • ambagitory — / bajˈi tər i/ adjective (Walter Scott) • • • Main Entry: ↑ambages …   Useful english dictionary

  • labyrinthine — I adjective ambagious, ambagitory, baffling, bewildering, chaotic, circuitous, complex, complicated, confounding, confusing, crooked, deviating, difficult, digressive, entangled, excursive, flexuous, full of curves, full of turns, impeditus,… …   Law dictionary

  • sinuous — I adjective ambagious, ambagitory, anfractuous, circuitous, coiled, complex, complicated, convolute, convoluted, convolutional, crooked, curved, curvilinear, deviating, deviative, devious, entangled, flexuous, indirect, intricate, involute,… …   Law dictionary

  • ambages — noun (archaic) roundabout or mysterious ways of action • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form, ↑archaism, ↑archaicism • Hypernyms: ↑way, ↑path, ↑way of life …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.