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bitterly

adverb uk   /ˈbɪt.ə.li/ us    /ˈbɪt̬.ɚ-/

bitterly adverb (STRONG EMOTION)

in a way that shows strong negative emotion such as anger or disappointment: She wept bitterly at the news. He was bitterly disappointed not to get the job.

bitterly adverb (COLD)

bitterly cold extremely and unpleasantly cold
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