WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
bitch /bɪtʃ/USA pronunciation
a female dog, wolf, or fox.
Slang TermsSlang. an unpleasant, nasty, spiteful, or selfish woman:She's a real bitch today.
Slang Terms[no object] Slang. to complain; gripe:bitches about how everyone hates her.
bitch•i•ness, n. [uncountable]Your bitchiness affects everyone here at work.
bitch•y,adj., -i•er, -i•est:He was really bitchy yesterday after he was fired.
anything very difficult or unpleasant:Man, that test was a bitch.
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
bitch /bɪtʃ/ n
- a female dog or other female canine animal, such as a wolf
- offensive slang a malicious, spiteful, or coarse woman
- slang a difficult situation or problem
Etymology: Old English bicce
- (intransitive) to complain; grumble
- to behave (towards) in a spiteful or malicious manner
- (tr,) often followed by up: to botch; bungle
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