Definition of Bitter lemon

1. Noun. Tart lemon-flavored carbonated drink.

Generic synonyms: Soft Drink



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bitter Lemon

bitter
bitter-bark
bitter almond
bitter almond oil
bitter aloes
bitter apple
bitter betch
bitter chocolate
bitter cress
bitter dock
bitter end
bitter ends
bitter floom
bitter hickory
bitter lemon (current term)
bitter melon
bitter melons
bitter orange
bitter orange peel
bitter orange peel oil
bitter orange tree
bitter pea
bitter pecan
bitter peptides
bitter pignut
bitter pill
bitter pill to swallow
bitter principle
bitter principles

Literary usage of Bitter lemon

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Bookman (1900)
"Like Lemon, he could be exceedingly bitter. Lemon is reported to have said to Jerrold that he "was doubtless considered caustic, because he blackened every ..."

2. Primary Studies for Nurses: A Text-book for First Year Pupil Nurses by Charlotte Albina Aikens (1915)
"Do not let the orange heat, as it will become bitter. LEMON JELLY AND SNOW PUDDING Ingredients: 2 tablespoonfuls of granulated gelatin, 2 tablespoonfuls of ..."

3. The Child's Botany by Samuel Griswold Goodrich (1831)
"... and properly taken care of they will produce oranges; but they are not fit to eat, for those that grow in cold climates are very bitter. Lemon. ..."

4. The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Torr Forbes (1921)
"When we paused for breath a slave brought us another bowl, this time of bitter lemon juice, to renew our appetites and when at last these failed, ..."

5. Nights in London by Thomas Burke (1918)
"Then followed a plate of noodle, some bitter lemon, and finally a pot of China tea prepared on the table: real China tea, remember, all-same Shan-tung; ..."

6. The Bookman (1900)
"Like Lemon, he could be exceedingly bitter. Lemon is reported to have said to Jerrold that he "was doubtless considered caustic, because he blackened every ..."

7. Primary Studies for Nurses: A Text-book for First Year Pupil Nurses by Charlotte Albina Aikens (1915)
"Do not let the orange heat, as it will become bitter. LEMON JELLY AND SNOW PUDDING Ingredients: 2 tablespoonfuls of granulated gelatin, 2 tablespoonfuls of ..."

8. The Child's Botany by Samuel Griswold Goodrich (1831)
"... and properly taken care of they will produce oranges; but they are not fit to eat, for those that grow in cold climates are very bitter. Lemon. ..."

9. The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Torr Forbes (1921)
"When we paused for breath a slave brought us another bowl, this time of bitter lemon juice, to renew our appetites and when at last these failed, ..."

10. Nights in London by Thomas Burke (1918)
"Then followed a plate of noodle, some bitter lemon, and finally a pot of China tea prepared on the table: real China tea, remember, all-same Shan-tung; ..."

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