ambivalence means: Psychological “splitting” can occur when a subject has contradictory and simultaneous feelings towards the same object. This is where irreconcilable aspects of their personality are separated. (in Community Dictionary, added by Fizz)

What else does ambivalence mean?

  • A combination of opposite attitudes and feelings toward an object, person or idea. (in AZ Dictionary)
  • Indecisiveness or uncertainty about which path to take. (in AZ Dictionary)