snakebit

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adjective snake·bit \ˈsnāk-ˌbit\
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snakebitten

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Definition of snakebit

  1. :  having or experiencing failure or bad luck :  unlucky

Examples of snakebit in a sentence

  1. The team was snakebit this year, winning only 1 game out of 10.

  2. He's so snakebit that nothing he does comes out right.

1957

First Known Use of snakebit

1957


SNAKEBIT Defined for English Language Learners

snakebit

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adjective snake·bit \ˈsnāk-ˌbit\

Definition of snakebit for English Language Learners

  • : having bad luck : very unlucky



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