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snakebit

[sneyk-bit] /ˈsneɪkˌbɪt/
adjective
1.
bitten by a snake.
2.
Informal. unlucky; doomed to misfortune.
Also, snakebitten [sneyk-bit-n] /ˈsneɪkˌbɪt n/ (Show IPA).
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Slang definitions & phrases for snake-bitten

snake-bitten

adjective

Helplessly incapacitated; ineffective: O'Neal seems particularly snake-bitten these days/ I suppose when you're snakebit you feel lousy. And I sure feel lousy (1940s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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