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bittersweet

Bittersweet is a 11 letter word which starts with the letter B and ends with the letter T for which we found 5 definitions.

Definition
(a.) Sweet and then bitter or bitter and then sweet; esp. sweet with a bitter after taste; hence (Fig.) pleasant but painful.
(n.) Anything which is bittersweet.
(n.) A kind of apple so called.
(n.) A climbing shrub with oval coral-red berries (Solanum dulcamara); woody nightshade. The whole plant is poisonous and has a taste at first sweetish and then bitter. The branches are the officinal dulcamara.
(n.) An American woody climber (Celastrus scandens) whose yellow capsules open late in autumn and disclose the red aril which covers the seeds; -- also called Roxbury waxwork.

Syllable Information

The word bittersweet is a 11 letter word that has 3 syllable 's . The syllable division for bittersweet is: bit-ter-sweet



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