Meaning of “bitterly” in the English Dictionary

"bitterly" in American English

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bitterlyadverb [ not gradable ]


bitterly adverb [ not gradable ] (IN AN ANGRY WAY)

in a way that shows deep anger and pain:

When he couldn’t have the bike, my son was bitterly disappointed.

bitterly adverb [ not gradable ] (EXTREMELY)

to an extreme degree:

a bitterly cold day

(Definition of “bitterly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)