In an ambitious way
- with ambition; in an ambitious and energetic way
- In an ambitious way.
(adv.) In an ambitious way.
It would seem, then, that what has been ambitiously called Malthus's theory of population, instead of being a great discovery as some have represented it, or a poisonous novelty, as others have considered it, is no more than a formal enunciation of obvious, though sometimes neglected, facts.