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Definition of bitter noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[uncountable, countable] a type of beer with a dark color and a strong, bitter taste
  2. 2bitters [uncountable] a strong, bitter, alcoholic liquid that is made from plants and added to other alcoholic drinks to give flavor gin with a dash of bitters
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: bitter