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bitter

bitter as in extremely and sharply
  • "it was bitterly cold"
  • "bitter cold"

Synonyms

  • piercinglyextremely and sharply; in a shrill voice
  • bitterlywith bitterness; indicating something hard to accept; extremely and sharply
  • bitinglyextremely and sharply
bitter as in make bitter
    bitter as in English term for a dry sharp-tasting ale with strong flavor of hops (usually on draft)
      bitter as in the taste experience when quinine or coffee is taken into the mouth

        Synonyms

        • bitternessa feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will ; a rough and bitter manner ; the taste experience when quinine or coffee is taken into the mouth ; the property of having a harsh unpleasant taste
        bitter as in the property of having a harsh unpleasant taste

          Synonyms

          • bitternessa feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will ; a rough and bitter manner ; the taste experience when quinine or coffee is taken into the mouth ; the property of having a harsh unpleasant taste
          bitter as in marked by strong resentment or cynicism
          • "an acrimonious dispute"
          • "bitter about the divorce"

          Synonyms

          • acrimoniousmarked by strong resentment or cynicism
          bitter as in very difficult to accept or bear
          • "the bitter truth"
          • "a bitter sorrow"
          bitter as in harsh or corrosive in tone
          • "an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"
          • "a barrage of acid comments"
          • "her acrid remarks make her many enemies"
          • "bitter words"
          • "blistering criticism"
          • "caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics"
          • "a sulfurous denunciation"
          • "a vitriolic critique"

          Synonyms

          • acerbsour or bitter in taste ; harsh or corrosive in tone
          • acerbicsour or bitter in taste ; harsh or corrosive in tone
          • acidany of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt ; street name for lysergic acid diethylamide ; harsh or corrosive in tone; being sour to the taste ; having the characteristics of an acid
          • acridstrong and sharp; harsh or corrosive in tone
          • blisteringthe formation of vesicles in or beneath the skin ; harsh or corrosive in tone; hot enough to raise (or as if to raise) blisters; very fast
          • causticany chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue ; harsh or corrosive in tone; of a substance, especially a strong acid
          • sulfurousof or related to or containing sulfur or derived from sulfur ; harsh or corrosive in tone; characterized by oppressive heat and humidity
          • sulphurousof or related to or containing sulfur or derived from sulfur ; harsh or corrosive in tone; characterized by oppressive heat and humidity
          • virulentextremely poisonous or injurious; infectious; harsh or corrosive in tone
          • vitriolicharsh or corrosive in tone; of a substance, especially a strong acid
          bitter as in expressive of severe grief or regret
          • "shed bitter tears"
          bitter as in proceeding from or exhibiting great hostility or animosity
          • "a bitter struggle"
          • "bitter enemies"
          bitter as in causing a sharp and acrid taste experience
          • "quinine is bitter"
          bitter as in causing a sharply painful or stinging sensation
          • "used especially of cold"
          • "bitter cold"
          • "a biting wind"

          Synonyms

          • bitingcapable of wounding; causing a sharply painful or stinging sensation