Meaning of bitter end
Pronunciation: (bit'ur end' for 1 bit'ur end&sec for 2), [key]
- the conclusion of a difficult or unpleasant situation; the last or furthest extremity: Despite the unpleasant scenes in the movie, she insisted on staying until the bitter end.
- the inboard end of an anchor chain or cable, secured in the chain locker of a vessel.
- the end of any chain or cable.