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bitterender

[ bit-er-en-der ]
/ ˈbɪt ərˈɛn dər /
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noun
a person who persists until the bitter end without compromising or yielding; diehard.
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Origin of bitterender

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50; bitter end + -er1
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