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bitter

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  • adjpungent, sharp
  • adjhostile, nasty
  • adjpainful, distressing
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Synonyms for bitter

adj pungent, sharp
  • harsh
  • sour
  • acid
  • astringent
  • tart
  • absinthal
  • absinthian
  • acerb
  • acerbic
  • acrid
  • amaroidal
  • unsweetened
  • vinegary

Antonyms for bitter

  • bland
  • sweet
  • agreeable
  • content
  • genial
  • good
  • helping
  • kind
  • mild
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • wonderful
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More words related to bitter

acerb

adjective. sour
  • acerbic
  • acetous
  • acid
  • acidulous
  • acrid
  • bitter
  • harsh
  • sharp
  • tangy
  • tart

acetous

adjective. sour

acrid

adjective. nasty in behavior or words

acrimonious

adjective. nasty in behavior, speech

alkaline

adjective. being basic, not acid (chemically)
  • acrid
  • alkalescent
  • alkali
  • antacid
  • bitter
  • caustic
  • neutralizing
  • salty
  • soluble

angrier

adjective. being mad, often extremely mad
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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