noun. ['ˈæmbɝgrɪs'] waxy substance secreted by the sperm whale and found floating at sea or washed ashore; used in perfume.
- ambre gris (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Words that Rhyme with Ambergris
Example sentences of the word ambergris
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Note: due to pressure from animal right advocates, ambergris is no longer used in American perfumes.