The definition of bitter is having a harsh and disagreeable taste or something that is hard to bear.(adjective)
Bitter is defined as the quality of being harsh.(noun)
An example of bitter is weather with cold, wet wind.
See bitter in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE biter, akin to bītan, bite
transitive verb, intransitive verb
See bitter in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective bit·ter·er, bit·ter·est
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English; see bheid- in Indo-European roots.
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