Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. biter,; akin to Goth. baitrs, Icel. bitr, Dan., Sw., D., & G. bitter, OS. bittar, fr. root of E. bite,. See Bite (v. t.)
And there are pears, but the cherries are all gone save the bitter wild ones.
"A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
He came to believe it at last, and then his heart was very bitter against her.
"Wee Wifie" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
But apparently it did not, for I never heard her allude to this experience with bitterness.
"A Son of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
Is it wise to call those that are stronger than ourselves into our wigwam, when their hearts are bitter against us?
"The Bridge of the Gods" by Frederic Homer Balch
It was a bitterly cold day, and a light fall of snow had whitened the ground.
"Lover or Friend" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
She felt the bitter cold numbing her feet and legs.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
Blanch and pound four ounces of almonds, and a few bitter ones, with a spoonful of water.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
Acerbum means bitter to the taste.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
During all those six years there had been friction and bitterness between us.
"Cleo The Magnificent" by Louis Zangwill
Bitterer than the contempt for a hard man is the contempt for a soft man who is betrayed by a vice of mercy.
"In a Little Town" by Rupert Hughes
Loathing for life,
despite all the glitter.
Bloody vines’ drunken
"The City" by Eberhard Arnold
I gather you,
Bitter with salt,
Sun-bleached, rock-scarred, moon-harried,
Fuel for my fire.
"Fires Of Driftwood" by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
From slavery's bitter sway;
The name she once blasphemed,
Her hope and stay!
"Redeemed!" by Alfred Gibbs Campbell
But tumbled houses hurt me
As people who have seen
The bitter side of loving
Like Mary Magdalene.
"Old Houses" by Edith Mirick
'Tis the immortal Flame
In mortal life that's bitter,
Or than all sweet sweeter
Though life burns down.
"But Most Thy Light" by John Freeman
BUT. Oh, bitter is my cup!
However could I do it?
I mixed those children up,
And not a creature knew it!
"HMS Pinafore: Act II" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Bitter Memories of a ' Dirty War ' The Nation.
Johnson's Bitter Departure Dishearten 's Baltimore Fans.
African-Americans continue to embrace the ideal, despite some bitterness over the dream's being deferred.
CLEVELAND — The bitterness felt in Cleveland over the loss of Cavaliers star LeBron James is reflected on the outside of Friday's newspaper.
No matter how this election turns out, most people are ready to celebrate the end of a bitter, seemingly endless campaign season.
In the history books, Monday will go down as the moment when bitter enemies allowed the yearning for peace to triumph over their enduring enmity.
The response from small-time investors to Facebook's debut as a public company has been equal parts frustration, confusion and bitterness.
Many here are bitter toward the nearly two-thirds of the 800,000 Kuwaitis who fled or stayed abroad during the war, a feeling compounded by the delay before the Emir 's return.
Their discovery was a landmark in the history of endocrinology , coming after more than 30 years of bitter competition.
Ranking the 10 most enduringly bitter defeats in D-FW sports history.
THE 10 MOST BITTER DEFEATS IN D-FW SPORTS HISTORY: When it comes to curses, Dallas might not have the ghost of Babe Ruth hanging over its head, but that doesn't mean it's always been easy being a sports fan in D-FW.
My epiphany occurred on a bitter cold Sunday afternoon, the snow having momentarily given way to a stray and fleeting glimpse of the actual sun — lately as rare as a celebrity sighting at Ingles.
Lack of bitterness over parting with Colts an example to all aging superstars.
My hands were as dry as parchment when I checked into Washington's Donovan House hotel on a bitterly cold day last winter.
No matter who wins the presidential election today, some folks are going to be bitter.
This situation was ﬁlled with perjury, disputation, and bitterness.
On the Complete Solution to the Most General Fifth Degree Polynomial
Low temperatures are achieved using a 3H e/4H e dilution refrigerator, while the magnetic ﬁeld is provided either by a superconducting solenoid or a Bitter magnet, or a combination of the two.
Flatland Electrons in High Magnetic Fields
Satellite line intensities were compared with calculations using Thomas-Fermi (Dubau et al., 1981) and Z-expansion (Bitter et al., 1984), and ∼10% difference is found.
Atomic Data for X-ray Astrophysics
Such a measurement was carried out by Bitter et al. (1979) for He-like Fe in tokamak.
Atomic Data for X-ray Astrophysics
Of all parts of carrying out research, from having an idea, to scaring up money and colleagues, to the bitter end of going uncited, the least pleasant part is surely the proof reading.
Astrophysics in 2006