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Meaning of ILL-STARRED

Pronunciation:  'il'stârd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  marked by or promising bad fortune; "their business venture was doomed from the start"; "an ill-fated business venture"; "an ill-starred romance"; "the unlucky prisoner was again put in irons"- W.H.Prescott
 

ILL-STARRED is a 11 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: doomed, ill-fated, ill-omened, unfortunate, unlucky
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ill"-starred`\, a.
Fated to be unfortunate; unlucky; as, an ill-starred man or
day.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: baleful, bodeful, fateful, foreboding, hapless, ill-fated, luckless, malefic, malign, ominous, portentous, sinister, star-crossed, unfavorable, unfortunate, unhappy, unpromising, unpropitious, untoward
 

 

 

 

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