Definition of bitter orange in English:

Share this entry

bitter orange


Another term for Seville orange.
Example sentences
  • There are many different kinds of gliko, for example made with muscat grapes, immature green walnuts, bitter oranges (or any citrus fruits picked when they are still small and green), small unripe figs, and sour or sweet cherries.
  • I also had some sultana raisins and candied zest of bitter oranges from Spain.
  • For the bitter orange marmalade, in a medium saucepan over medium heat, combine the bitter orange juice, sugar, and orange slices.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: bit¦ter or¦ange

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.