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1. bitter

adjective. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] marked by strong resentment or cynicism.

Synonyms

  • acrimonious

Antonyms

  • constructive
  • sweet

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word bitter-almond


1. Noun Phrase
The sale of raw bitter almonds is prohibited in the United States.

2. Noun Phrase
The sweet almond tree blooms with white flowers, while the bitter almond tree blooms in pale pink.

3. Noun Phrase
The bitter almond has distinct differences to the sweet almond, besides taste.

4. Noun Phrase
Products containing bitter almonds are usually perishable because of the high unsaturated fat content.

2. bitter

adjective. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] very difficult to accept or bear.

Synonyms

  • unendurable
  • unbearable

Antonyms

  • slow
  • nontoxic
  • avirulent

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. bitter

adjective. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] harsh or corrosive in tone.

Synonyms

  • vitriolic
  • acerbic
  • unpleasant
  • sulphurous
  • acid
  • sulfurous
  • blistering
  • acrid
  • acerb
  • virulent

Antonyms

  • palatable
  • inoffensive
  • cold
  • amphoteric

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. bitter

adjective. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] expressive of severe grief or regret.

Antonyms

  • nice

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. bitter

adjective. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] proceeding from or exhibiting great hostility or animosity.

Antonyms

  • good-natured

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bitter

adverb. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] extremely and sharply.

Synonyms

  • bitingly
  • bitterly

Antonyms

  • tasteful
  • abstain
  • dislike

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. almond

noun. ['ˈɑːmənd'] small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California.

Synonyms

  • almond tree
  • jordan almond
  • Prunus dulcis
  • sweet almond
  • Prunus amygdalus

Etymology

  • almande (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. almond

noun. ['ˈɑːmənd'] oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree.

Synonyms

  • Jordan almond
  • Amygdalus communis
  • edible nut
  • drupe
  • Prunus dulcis
  • sweet almond
  • Prunus amygdalus

Etymology

  • almande (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. bitter

noun. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] the property of having a harsh unpleasant taste.

Synonyms

  • taste property
  • acridness
  • acridity
  • acerbity

Antonyms

  • unpalatability
  • palatability
  • permissible
  • unsarcastic

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. bitter

adjective. ['ˈbɪtɝ'] causing a sharply painful or stinging sensation; used especially of cold.

Synonyms

  • painful

Antonyms

  • pleasing
  • unpleasantness

Etymology

  • bitter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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