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Synonyms for bittersweet

Synonyms for (noun) bittersweet

Synonyms: false bittersweet, staff vine, shrubby bittersweet, bittersweet, American bittersweet, Celastrus scandens, climbing bittersweet, waxwork Definition: twining shrub of North America having yellow capsules enclosing scarlet seeds

Similar words: vine Definition: a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface

Synonyms: woody nightshade, poisonous nightshade, climbing nightshade, deadly nightshade, Solanum dulcamara, bittersweet, bittersweet nightshade Definition: poisonous perennial Old World vine having violet flowers and oval coral-red berries; widespread weed in North America

Similar words: nightshade Definition: any of numerous shrubs or herbs or vines of the genus Solanum; most are poisonous though many bear edible fruit

Synonyms for (adjective) bittersweet

Synonyms: bittersweet Definition: tinged with sadness Usage: a movie with a bittersweet ending

Similar words: sad Definition: experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness Usage: feeling sad because his dog had died; Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad- Christina Rossetti

Synonyms: semisweet, bittersweet Definition: having a taste that is a mixture of bitterness and sweetness

Similar words: tasty Definition: pleasing to the sense of taste Usage: a tasty morsel