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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. 2a often offensive :  a lewd or immoral womanb often offensive :  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 and Etymology 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\

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 and Etymology of bitch

see 1bitch


First Known Use: 1675


BITCH Defined for English Language Learners


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bitch

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verb \ˈbich\

Definition of bitch for English Language Learners

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


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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