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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bitterlyadverb

    with bitterness, in a resentful manner

    "she complained bitterly"

  2. bitterlyadverb

    indicating something hard to accept

    "he was bitterly disappointed"

  3. piercingly, bitterly, bitingly, bitteradverb

    extremely and sharply

    "it was bitterly cold"; "bitter cold"

Wiktionary

  1. bitterlyadverb

    In a bitter manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bitterlyadverb

    in a bitter manner

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bitterly' in Adverbs Frequency: #412

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bitterly in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bitterly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of bitterly in a Sentence

  1. Leigh Russell:

    An Australian swimmer returning a positive result is both bitterly disappointing and embarrassing to our team, our sport and our country, the ASADA agreement requires Swimming Australia to maintain confidentiality until such time as either ASADA or the individual athlete release details of an adverse result.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    My country is not just my Soil, but it is also my soul that breathes in my body. I am the strongest advocate of my land and people wherever I am. It does not matter how bitterly I criticize them even though they are my real love and respect.

  3. The Australian:

    It does make you happy when you beat these guys, who you know are cheats, you're just bitterly disappointed when you finish second, at the start, I would shake their hands but now I try not to.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    My country is not just my Soil, but it is also my Soul that breathes in my body. I am the strongest advocate of my land and people wherever I am. It does not matter how bitterly I criticize them, even though they are my real love and respect.

  5. Peter Saunders:

    I'm going to go away bitterly bitterly disappointed but not entirely surprised, i can't say that I honestly thought the world was going to change -- because I know this institution too well -- and it seems incapable of change. And yet, it could do it.

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