Translation of "bitter" - English-Portuguese dictionary


adjective uk /ˈbɪt·ər/ us /ˈbɪt̬·ər/

B1 having a strong, unpleasant taste


angry and upset

amargo, ressentido
She is still very bitter about the way she was treated.

very cold


making you feel very unhappy or angry

penoso, triste
Failing the test was a bitter disappointment for me.
noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈbɪt·ər/ us /ˈbɪt̬·ər/ UK

a type of beer with a bitter taste

cerveja amarga, cerveja bitter

(Translation of “bitter” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)