Dead Forest Jack Chill Mount Point am·bi·ent adjective: 1. of the surrounding area or environment. 2. completely surrounding; encompassing: the ambient air. 3. creating a certain reaction or mood, often a subconscious one, by being wherever people tend to be. 4. pertaining to or noting sounds that create a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere. 5. pertaining to or noting close and constant social contact and communication fostered by the Internet or the use of digital devices: social-networking sites that enable ambient intimacy and awareness.