Definitions for ambient
ˈæm bi əntam·bi·ent
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ambient.
"the ambient air"; "ambient sound"; "the ambient temperature"
Something that surrounds.
A type of modern music which incorporates elements of various musical styles, and creates a relaxing and peaceful atmosphere.
The atmosphere; the surrounding air or sky; atmospheric components collectively such as air, clouds, water vapour, hail, etc.
Encompassing on all sides; surrounding; encircling; enveloping.
Evoking or creating an atmosphere: atmospheric.
Relating to, or suitable for, storage at room temperature.
Etymology: From ambiens, from ambio.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Surrounding; encompassing; investing.
Etymology: ambiens, Lat.
This which yields or fills
All space, the ambient air wide-interfus’d. Paradise Lost.
The thickness of a plate requisite to produce any colour, depends only on the density of the plate, and not on that of the ambient medium. Isaac Newton, Opticks.
Around him dance the rosy hours,
And damasking the ground with flow’rs,
With ambient sweets perfume the morn. Elijah Fenton, to L. Gower.
Illustrious virtues, who by turns have rose,
With happy laws her empire to sustain,
And with full pow’r assert her ambient main. Matthew Prior.
The ambient æther is too liquid and empty, to impel horizontally with that prodigious celerity. Richard Bentley, Sermons.
encompassing on all sides; circumfused; investing
something that surrounds or invests; as, air . . . being a perpetual ambient
Etymology: [L. ambiens, p. pr. of ambire to go around; amb- + ire to go.]
Ambient is the second studio album by American electronica musician Moby. It was released on August 17, 1993 and received mediocre reviews; Moby did not gain any real acclaim for his 1990s electronic dance music albums until he released Everything Is Wrong in 1995. Ambient, unlike most other Moby studio albums, has never been re-released in a special edition or a remastered issue.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
am′bi-ent, adj. going round: surrounding: investing.—n. an encompassing sphere: the air or sky. [L. ambi, about, iens, ientis, pr.p. of eo, īre, to go.]
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
[from ambio, Lat., to go round]. Surrounding, or investing; whence the atmosphere is designated ambient, because it encompasses the earth.
The numerical value of ambient in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of ambient in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
We think a similar process is creating the blobs on a much smaller scale ambient little bursts as opposed to giant explosions.
The forecast ambient and Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT) for that match remain within acceptable ranges for the later kick-off and the air quality forecast is improving with the arrival of a wind change to the north east on Friday, in making decisions regarding whether a fixture will proceed, the safety, welfare and comfort of our players, match officials and fans remain our ongoing focus with regard to air quality issues as a result of these bushfires.
Everybody breathes the ambient air, so it affects everyone, so even small risks can translate into major burdens of disease.
We are used to our own conditions here on Earth, our scientific experience is at room temperature and ambient conditions. Titan is a completely different beast.
We put a lot of legislation in place to control point sources, and still, when you add it up, ambient conditions don't get better.
Popularity rank by frequency of use
Translations for ambient
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- محيط بArabic
- заобикалящ, околенBulgarian
- prostředí, obklopujícíCzech
- امبینت, محیط, محیطیPersian
- ambient-musiikki, ympäröivä, ympäristön, tunnelmallinenFinnish
- umlykjandi, allt um kring, umhverfiIcelandic
- ambient, ambientaleItalian
- ambientā mūzika, visaptverošs, ietverošs, apkārt esošsLatvian
- tr=ney gherlele, tr=vaataavaranMarathi
- sekeliling, sekitarMalay
- окружающий, эмбиент, окружающая средаRussian
Get even more translations for ambient »
Find a translation for the ambient definition in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- Esperanto (Esperanto)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Gaeilge (Irish)
- Українська (Ukrainian)
- اردو (Urdu)
- Magyar (Hungarian)
- मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
- Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Italiano (Italian)
- தமிழ் (Tamil)
- Türkçe (Turkish)
- తెలుగు (Telugu)
- ภาษาไทย (Thai)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Čeština (Czech)
- Polski (Polish)
- Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Românește (Romanian)
- Nederlands (Dutch)
- Ελληνικά (Greek)
- Latinum (Latin)
- Svenska (Swedish)
- Dansk (Danish)
- Suomi (Finnish)
- فارسی (Persian)
- ייִדיש (Yiddish)
- հայերեն (Armenian)
- Norsk (Norwegian)
- English (English)
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Discuss these ambient definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"ambient." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 5 Oct. 2022. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/ambient>.