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“to the bitter end” in British English

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to the bitter end

C2 until something is finished

(Definition of “to the bitter end” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“to the bitter end” in American English

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to the bitter end

also until the bitter end

to the end of something difficult that will likely have a bad ending:

The president fought for his plan to the bitter end.

(Definition of “to the bitter end” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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