Ambiguity Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Ambiguity


  1. Delphic oracle ultimate authority in ancient Greece; often speaks in ambiguous terms. [Gk. Hist.: Leach, 305]
  2. Iseult’s vow pledge to husband has double meaning. [Arth. Legend: Tristan]
  3. Loxias epithet of Apollo, meaning “ambiguous” in reference to his practically uninterpretable oracles. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmer-man, 26]
  4. Pooh-Bah different opinion for every one of his offices. [Br. Opera: The Mikado, Magill I, 591–592]