Meaning of “bittersweet” in the English Dictionary

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bittersweetadjective

us /ˌbɪt̬·ərˈswit, ˈbɪt̬·ərˌswit/

containing a mixture of sadness and happiness:

The bittersweet end to the movie is just right.

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