Definition of embitterment in English:


Pronunciation /ɪmˈbɪtəm(ə)nt/ /ɛmˈbɪtəm(ə)nt/


See embitter

  • ‘A constant and almost unchallenged emphasis on ‘social justice,’ the negation of which is, of course, ‘discrimination,’ can breed only festering embitterment.’
  • ‘As disgraces mounted, embitterment blossomed into rage.’
  • ‘When repressed anger or rage festers over time , it turns into resentment, which turns into embitterment, which turns into hatred.’
  • ‘Usually, embitterment is born out of years of negativity, jealousy, and personal failure.’
  • ‘There is no doubt that their anger and embitterment negatively affect their own lives and the lives of those around the.’



/ɪmˈbɪtəm(ə)nt/ /ɛmˈbɪtəm(ə)nt/