verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM embitterem·bit·ter·er, nounem·bit·ter·ment, nounun·em·bit·tered, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for embitter
Being mad about growing up an embittered, socially isolated nerd.From Socially Isolated Nerd to Jeopardy! Bad Boy: A Thank You Note|Arthur Chu|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A victor splintered and embittered, careening into the Third Reich.‘The Embrace of Unreason’: How France Lost It All Between the Wars|Michael Korda|May 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The wife is an embittered, odious, and vigilant presence in the house.Book Bag: André Aciman’s Favorite Novellas of Unconsummated Loves|André Aciman|January 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Thompson may not have played a role in the embittered labor relations.Mark Thompson, New York Times’ Latest CEO, Faces Rocky Start|Daniel Gross, Michael Moynihan|October 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She was a blushing bride of seventeen, a sad and stoic wife, a loving mother, an embittered chaperone, and a daughter pushed away.
The pleasure which Miguel found in all these things was embittered by the serious danger threatening his fortune.Maximina|Armando Palacio Valds
In his embittered heart there was increasing a critical disapproval of the Creator's methods.Penrod|Booth Tarkington
Before a good painter can get employment, his mind has always been embittered, and his genius distorted.
It must not be inferred that Harrison was embittered by the wormwood of failure.The Law of Hemlock Mountain|Hugh Lundsford
Berlioz was now sixty years old, a lonely man, frail in body, embittered in soul by the terrible sense of failure.Great Musical Composers|George T. Ferris