ambition · noun /æmˈbɪʃ.ən/Full view
ambition (HOPE)
B1 C something you want to achieve
Dictionary examples:

His ambition is to run his own business.

He has already achieved his main ambition in life - to become wealthy.

Learner example:

Learning English is one of my ambition[s]. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Farsi)

B2 U a strong feeling that you want to be successful or powerful
Dictionary example:

My sister always had more ambition than I did.

Learner example:

Love, hate, ambition and fear [of] losing are the main subjects for Orson Well[e]s and Tim Burton, the directors [of these two films]. (First Certificate in English; B2; Spanish)

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