There are 2 translations of bitter in Spanish:

bitter1

Pronunciation: /ˈbɪtər; ˈbɪtə(r)/

adj

  • 1 1.1 (in taste) amargo
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    • They all exhibit sour, salty, sweet, and bitter tastes or can be any combination of the four.
    • I sniffed at the mix of soap and sharp bitter smells.
    • Chamomile flower (Matricaria spp.) has a pleasantly bitter and sweet taste.
    1.2 (very cold) [weather] glacial, muy frío; [wind/frost] cortante, penetrante, glacial it's bitter (as adv), it's bitter cold hace un frío glacial
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    • If we can afford it, we escape the cold and bitter winds of northern Alberta to the soul-restoring warmth and relaxation of the tropics.
    • The capital is again bearing the brunt of the bitter weather with freezing winds, rain and hail showers.
    • Cold nights, bitter rain, the fear of predators, nothing would make me take that final step inside.
  • 2 2.1 (painful, hard) [disappointment/remorse] amargo; [blow] duro; [truth] crudo he shed bitter tears lloró lágrimas amargas they fought on to the bitter end lucharon valientemente hasta el final I had to stay till the bitter end tuve que aguantarme allí hasta el final 2.2 [reproach] amargo; [person] resentido, amargado he's a bitter man es un (hombre) resentido or amargado I felt bitter that no one had offered me help me amargó que nadie se hubiera ofrecido a ayudarme
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    • Mix in a third person and there are going to be hurt feelings and bitter resentment over not getting the pork fried rice.
    • And there is anger as well as joy, bitter resentment as well as compassion, above all a sense of nagging grief.
    • It would be easy to have negative feelings at this moment in time but I think you only hurt yourself and become bitter and resentful.
    2.3 (implacable) [enemies/hatred] implacable, a muerte; [struggle] enconado
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    • Those veterans had served in several conflicts including the bitter in-fighting of Algeria and the desert war in the Sahara.
    • Unsurprisingly, her first full international against bitter rivals England in 1973 is one she will always remember.
    • The predicted bitter disputes - legal, constitutional and inter-party - have not materialised.
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    • While defeat to the bottom team is a bitter blow, and a cruel disappointment at the end of a four game winning sequence, it is not a cue for despair.
    • It was a bitter blow, because we're ranked second in Europe and I'm sure we would have done well.
    • The news will have come as a bitter blow to council chiefs who were hoping to improve upon their ‘weak’ assessment after the first preliminary report emerged this summer.

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There are 2 translations of bitter in Spanish:

bitter2

n

  • 1.1 u (beer) (BrE) tipo de cerveza ligeramente amarga que se produce en el Reino Unido
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    • Lager and bitter are different types of beer, commercially more different than red and white wine, but perhaps not as different as whisky and gin.
    • Beers include Fullers' London Pride and the local Warwickshire beer, Castle bitter.
    • Once they have been paid, they will head straight for the nearest public house and a pint of best bitter.
    1.2
    (bitters pl)
    licor amargo del tipo de la angostura

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.