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Meaning of EMBITTER

Pronunciation:  em'bitur

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  cause to be bitter or resentful; "These injustices embittered her even more"

EMBITTER is a 8 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: acerbate, envenom
 See Also: resent



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Em*bit"ter\, v. t.
To make bitter or sad. See {Imbitter}.

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