Synonyms for ambitious

Synonyms for (adjective) ambitious

Synonyms: ambitious

Definition: having a strong desire for success or achievement

Similar words: pushful, pushy

Definition: marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative

Usage: an aggressive young executive; a pushful insurance agent


Similar words: aspirant, aspiring, wishful

Definition: desiring or striving for recognition or advancement


Similar words: compulsive, driven, determined

Definition: strongly motivated to succeed


Similar words: would-be, manque

Definition: unfulfilled or frustrated in realizing an ambition


Similar words: overambitious

Definition: excessively ambitious


Synonyms: challenging, ambitious

Definition: requiring full use of your abilities or resources

Usage: ambitious schedule; performed the most challenging task without a mistake

Similar words: difficult, hard

Definition: not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure

Usage: a difficult task; nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access; difficult times; why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?