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English definition of “bitter”

bitter

adjective (TASTE)    /ˈbɪt.ər/ US  /ˈbɪt̬.ɚ/
B1 with an unpleasantly sharp taste : a bitter flavour / taste / liquid Flavours and tastesNot pleasant to eat or drink
(Definition of bitter adjective (TASTE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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