(redirected from St Ambrose)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.


 (ăm′brōz′), Saint ad 340?-397.
Writer, composer, and bishop of Milan (374-397) who imposed orthodoxy on the early Christian Church.

Am·bro′sian (ăm-brō′zhən) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Ambrosian - of or by or relating to Saint AmbroseAmbrosian - of or by or relating to Saint Ambrose; "Ambrosian chants"
2.Ambrosian - extremely pleasing to the tasteambrosian - extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant; "a nectarous drink"; "ambrosial food"
tasty - pleasing to the sense of taste; "a tasty morsel"
3.Ambrosian - worthy of the godsambrosian - worthy of the gods      
heavenly - of or belonging to heaven or god
References in periodicals archive ?
Morris, a former deputy head and head of chemistry at St Ambrose College in Hale Barns, Altrincham, was convicted in August 2014 - at the age of 64 - of abusing boys between 1972 and 1990.
St Ambrose High was the venue for a Scottish Government funding announcement to help school pupils learn additional languages.
Church officials have applied for permission to bulldoze the former St Ambrose Barlow Catholic High School building, in Netherton.
It was a thought-provoking end to the first half, which also included Part's Ode Vll Memento and his engrossing Dopo la vittoria, a piece in praise of St Ambrose which Part composed in 1997 to mark the 1,600th anniversary of the death of St Ambrose.
Year 6 pupils at St Ambrose Barlow Catholic Primary School |
Balfour Beatty is funding an on-going sustainability project at St Ambrose and Buchanan High Schools in Coatbridge as part of a lasting legacy for the new Au44 million schools campus, which it constructed.
TODAY FEAST DAY OF ST AMBROSE 1815: Marshal Ney, Napoleon's most famous general, was executed for supporting Napoleon at Waterloo when he was ordered by the Allies to arrest him.
LEFT: St Mary's & St Ambrose, Pershore Rd, by Ian Mclean (IanGMclean) ABOVE: Swans, at Marsh Lane Nature Reserve, Berkswell, by Bill Shakespeare (Imagine Bill) BELOW LEFT: Chelmsley Wood, by Rose Miller (Golden Season2010) BELOW RIGHT: Pylon at Wazeley Country Park, Worcs, by Chameleon Music Every week, we're turning over a page of the Birmingham Post to celebrate the best photos taken by our readers who become members of our group on Flickr, the popular photo-sharing website.
He was a teacher at St Ambrose School and if a pupil happened to be looking at the back of the class at any time, you can guarantee he was faced with a blackboard duster on return, chalk dust and all.
The Church of England cleric, of St Ambrose in Leyland, Lancs, has been suspended by his bosses while the inquiries go on.
Darmanin, of St Ambrose Road, Heath, Cardiff, told police he had been defending his brother from another man.
Despite leaving St Ambrose Barlow secondary modern in Swinton in the late 1970s with just five O-levels, he has graduated from Aberystwyth with an MSc in social science and economics, specialising in terrorism and international relations.