Complete Definition of "ambit"

English

Noun
en-noun

  1. The sphere or area of control and influence of something.

#*1913, w:Gilbert_Parker|Gilbert Parker, The Judgment House, ch. 34,
#*:He had invited Destiny to sweep him up in her reaping, by placing himself in the ambit of her scythe.

  1. A circuit, or a boundary around a property.

Translations
trans-top|sphere or area of control and influence of something
trans-mid
Portuguese: âmbito m
trans-bottom

trans-top|circuit, or a boundary around a property
trans-mid
trans-bottom

Derived terms
ambit claim

ru:ambit
vi:ambit

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