Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

ill–starred

play
adjective \-ˈstärd\

Simple Definition of ill–starred

  • : very unlucky : certain to end in disaster

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ill–starred

  1. :  ill-fated, unlucky <an ill–starred venture>


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up ill–starred? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).