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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Resentful; Alienated; Disillusioned

Usage examples (38)
  • Verb (used with object) : Failure has embittered him
  • I can attest that curbing your own ambitions to satisfy the embittered is a losing proposition.
  • They are possibly a trifle embittered, which is an excellent demeanour for mankind in the face of inscrutable heaven.
  • He got kind of embittered because he didn't really get smacked in the face with prejudice until he became 18. for more
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