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Translation of "bitter" - English-German dictionary

bitter

adjective /ˈbitə/
having a sharp, acid taste like lemons etc, and sometimes unpleasant bitter a bitter orange.
full of pain or sorrow bitter She learned from bitter experience He felt bitter disappointment at not being chosen for the team.
full of hatred or opposition, hostile bitter The two men were bitter enemies.
very cold bitterkalt a bitter wind.
bitterness noun
verbittert
bitterly adverb
bitter He was bitterly disappointed at not passing the test bitterly cold.
bittergourd noun
a long, fleshy, bitter-tasting fruit usually used as a vegetable. der Bitterkürbis
bitumen /ˈbitjumin/ noun
a black, sticky substance obtained from petroleum. das Bitumen
bituminous /-ˈtjuːmi-/ adjective
bituminös
(Definition of bitter from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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