WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
bit•er (bī′tər),USA pronunciation n.
- a person or animal that bites, esp. habitually or viciously:That dog is a biter.
- Dialect Terms[Chiefly Chesapeake Bay.]the larger claw of a crab.
- [Obs.]a cheat;
- 1250–1300; Middle English; see bite, -er1
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