bitter

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Adjective[change]

Positive
bitter

Comparative
more bitter

Superlative
most bitter

  1. The taste of black coffee and many medicines. This is the taste of a chemical base.
    Yuk! That tastes bitter.
  2. A little angry for a long time.
    She still feels bitter towards him because of something he did last year.
  3. Harsh, usually cold
    There's a bitter wind.

Noun[change]

Singular
bitter

Plural
bitters

  1. A type of beer made with hops.
    "I'd like a pint of bitter please, barman."