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star-crossed

[stahr-krawst, -krost] /ˈstɑrˌkrɔst, -ˌkrɒst/
adjective
1.
thwarted or opposed by the stars; ill-fated:
star-crossed lovers.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95
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British Dictionary definitions for star crossed

star-crossed

adjective
1.
dogged by ill luck; destined to misfortune
Word Origin
C16: from cross (in the sense: thwart): so called because of the astrological belief that the stars affect people's destinies
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