flea-bitten

adjective
flea-bit·​ten | \ ˈflē-ˌbi-tᵊn How to pronounce flea-bitten (audio) \

Definition of flea-bitten

1 of a horse : having a white or gray coat flecked with a darker color
2 : bitten by or infested with fleas

First Known Use of flea-bitten

1570, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Flea-bitten.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flea-bitten. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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flea-bitten

adjective
flea-bit·​ten | \ -ˌbit-ᵊn How to pronounce flea-bitten (audio) \

Medical Definition of flea-bitten

: bitten by or infested with fleas

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