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bitterly cold

This page is about the collocation bitterly cold

collocation pattern: adverb + adjective

Meaning

extremely cold, of weather, wind, rain, etc.

For example

  • Winters in Russia can be bitterly cold.

  • A bitterly cold wind was blowing as we climbed the mountain.

Quick Quiz

Which could be described as bitterly cold?

a. very cold drinks

b. very cold hands

c. very cold nights

Contributor: Matt Errey