star–crossed

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adjective \ˈstär-ˌkrȯst\

Definition of star–crossed

  1. :  not favored by the stars :  ill-fated <a pair of star–crossed lovers take their life — William Shakespeare>

1597

First Known Use of star–crossed

1597


STAR–CROSSED Defined for English Language Learners

star–crossed

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adjective \ˈstär-ˌkrȯst\

Definition of star–crossed for English Language Learners

  • : not lucky : having bad luck

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