Bitter can refer to:

  • Bitter (beer), a British term for pale ale
  • Bitter (taste), one of the five basic tastes
  • Bitter Cars, a German car company
  • Bitter (surname) (including a list of persons with the name)
  • Bitter (album), an album by Meshell Ndegeocello
  • Bitters, a herbal preparation now used mostly in cocktails
  • Bitterness, a negative emotion or attitude, similar to being jaded, cynical or otherwise negatively affected by experience
  • "Bitter", a single by New Zealand band Shihad

Famous quotes containing the word bitter:

    There is no help.
    The bitter disposition of the time
    Will have it so.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    For this your mother sweated in the cold,
    For this you bled upon the bitter tree:
    A yard of tinsel ribbon bought and sold;
    A paper wreath; a day at home for me.
    Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892–1950)

    He’ll find no friends here. Nothing but locked doors and darkened windows, locked hearts and bitter hatred. Let that, too, be part of the Frankenstein heritage.
    Willis Cooper, and Rowland V. Lee. Burgomaster (Lawrence Grant)