Words with -amba-
ambage a style that involves indirect ways of expressing things Ambages A circuit; a winding. Hence: Circuitous way or proceeding; quibble; circumlocution; indirect mode of speech. Ambaginous Ambagious. Ambagious Circumlocutory; circuitous. Ambagitory Ambagious. Ambary Alt. of Ambary hemp Ambassade Alt. of Embassade Ambassador Alt. of Embassador Ambassadorial Of or pertaining to an ambassador. Ambassadorship The state, office, or functions of an ambassador. Ambassadress A female ambassador; also, the wife of an ambassador. Ambassage Same as Embassage. Ambassy See Embassy, the usual spelling. Calambac A fragrant wood; agalloch. Cambarus a genus of Astacidae Circumambage A roundabout or indirect course; indirectness. Clambake The backing or steaming of clams on heated stones, between layers of seaweed; hence, a picnic party, gathered on such an occasion. Frambaesia The yaws. See Yaws. Gamba A viola da gamba. Gambadoes Same as Gamashes. jambalaya spicy Creole dish of rice and ham, sausage, chicken, or shellfish with tomatoes, peppers, onions, and celery Kamba a Bantu language spoken by the Kamba people in Kenya Koolokamba A west African anthropoid ape (Troglodytes koolokamba, or T. Aubryi), allied to the chimpanzee and gorilla, and, in some respects, intermediate between them. Lambale A feast at the time of shearing lambs. lambast censure severely or angrily; "The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger''s car"; "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister"; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup" Lambaste To beat severely. Lambative Taken by licking with the tongue. Liquidambar A genus consisting of two species of tall trees having star-shaped leaves, and woody burlike fruit. Liquidambar styraciflua is the North American sweet qum, and L. Orientalis is found in Asia Minor. macamba tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts mamba arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal samba a form of canasta using three decks and six jokers sambar a deer of southern Asia with antlers that have three tines Tambac See Tombac. tambala 100 tambala equal 1 Kwacha
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