Translation of "bitter" - English-French dictionary

bitter

adjective /ˈbitə/

having a sharp, acid taste like lemons etc, and sometimes unpleasant

amer; acide
a bitter orange.

full of pain or sorrow

amer
She learned from bitter experience
He felt bitter disappointment at not being chosen for the team.

full of hatred or opposition, hostile

acharné
The two men were bitter enemies.

very cold

glacial
a bitter wind.
bitterness noun

amertume
bitterly adverb

amèrement
He was bitterly disappointed at not passing the test
bitterly cold.
bittergourd noun

a long, fleshy, bitter-tasting fruit usually used as a vegetable.

coloquinte
bitumen /ˈbitjumin/ noun

a black, sticky substance obtained from petroleum.

bitume
bituminous /-ˈtjuːmi-/ adjective

bitumineux

(Translation of “bitter” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)