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bitter

Brit beer with a high hop content, with a slightly bitter taste
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The daughters of the old man of the sea stood round you weeping bitterly, and clothed you in immortal raiment.
He was overwhelmed with grief for the death of his son Antinous, who had been the first man killed by Ulysses, so he said, weeping bitterly, "My friends, this man has done the Achaeans great wrong.
He took his plumed helmet from the ground, and his wife went back again to her house, weeping bitterly and often looking back towards him.
I wonder if the Dean and Chapter knew that he was a Radical when they elected him," another observed bitterly.
If you found him a billet where I should like to see him," Surgeon-Major Thomson observed bitterly, "he would never do any more mischief in this world
Felicity cried bitterly all the time she was straining the milk.
During these years Swift corresponded with friends in England, among them Pope, whom he bitterly urged to 'lash the world for his sake,' and he once or twice visited England in the hope, even then, of securing a place in the Church on the English side of St.
Indignation and contempt often make his style burn with passion, and humor, fierce or bitterly mirthful, often enlivens it with startling flashes.
Pinocchio, at that heartbreaking sight, threw himself at the feet of Fire Eater and, weeping bitterly, asked in a pitiful voice which could scarcely be heard:
There were no gaieties for me," the girl replied bitterly.
He bitterly deplored the false pride which led his friend to a conduct so little worthy of the affection that united them.
This last blow overcame her, and she knelt by Beaufort's coffin weeping bitterly, when my father entered the chamber.