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English definition of “bitterly”

bitterly

adverb (STRONG EMOTION)    /ˈbɪt.ə.li/ US  /ˈbɪt̬.ɚ-/
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.Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
(Definition of bitterly adverb (STRONG EMOTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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