A phrase discourse or idea prone of two interpretations thus of unsure meaning It varies from equivocation which arises from the twofold sense of just one term
- an ambiguous grammatical building; e.g., `they are flying airplanes' can mean either that some body is traveling airplanes or that one thing is flying airplanes
- A phrase, discourse, or idea, vulnerable of two interpretations; and hence, of unsure definition. It differs from equivocation, which arises from the twofold sense of just one term.
(letter.) A phrase, discourse, or proposition, prone of two interpretations; and hence, of uncertain meaning. It varies from equivocation, which comes from the twofold feeling of one term.