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Your RBR Word of the Day: Ambit

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ambit AM-bit, noun:

  1. Circuit or compass.
  2. The boundaries or limits of a district or place.
  3. An area in which something acts, operates, or has power or control; extent; sphere; scope.

I feel sorry for the poor elephant, forever stuck within the ambit of that giant crimson A, never to escape and know life, laughter, and love.