[ im-bit-er ]
/ ɪmˈbɪt ər /

verb (used with object)

Nearby words

  1. imbecility,
  2. imbed,
  3. imbedding,
  4. imbibe,
  5. imbibition,
  6. imbizo,
  7. imbody,
  8. imbolc,
  9. imbolden,
  10. imbosom

Related formsim·bit·ter·er, nounim·bit·ter·ment, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for imbitter

  • And thus many are found who are silly enough to imbitter their own lives and the lives of others by such foolish superstitions.

    The Spirit Land|Samuel B. (Samuel Bulfinch) Emmons
  • He made the best of things, overlooking the petty matters which some persons allow to wear and imbitter their dispositions.

    Famous European Artists|Sarah K. Bolton
  • What would this be but to imbitter his reflections needlessly.

  • No feeling of remorse stole over her to imbitter the sweets of her triumphant thoughts.

    Daisy Brooks|Laura Jean Libbey