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bitch

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noun \ˈbich\

Definition of bitch

  1. 1 :  the female of the dog or some other carnivorous mammals

  2. 2 a :  a lewd or immoral woman b :  a malicious, spiteful, or overbearing woman —sometimes used as a generalized term of abuse

  3. 3 :  something that is extremely difficult, objectionable, or unpleasant

  4. 4 :  complaint



Examples of bitch in a sentence

  1. That word is a bitch to spell.

  2. <tiresome members of the tour group who had one bitch after another>



Origin of bitch

Middle English bicche, from Old English bicce


First Known Use: before 12th century


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bitch

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verb \ˈbich\

Simple Definition of bitch

  • : to complain about something in a repeated and annoying way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bitch

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  spoil, botch <bitched up their lives>

  3. 2 :  cheat, double-cross

  4. 3 :  to complain of or about

  5. intransitive verb
  6. :  complain

Examples of bitch in a sentence

  1. He bitched constantly about his old car, but he doesn't like his new one either.

  2. <those lowly wage earners are always bitching about something>



Origin of bitch

(see 1bitch)


First Known Use: 1823


BITCH Defined for Kids

bitch

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noun \ˈbich\

Definition of bitch for Students

  1. :  a female dog




Medical Dictionary

bitch

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noun \ˈbich\

Medical Definition of bitch

  1. :  the female of the dog or some other carnivorous mammals




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