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synonyms for star-crossed

  • catastrophic
  • cursed
  • damned
  • disastrous
  • ill-fated
  • ill-omened
  • ill-starred
  • jinxed
  • luckless
  • misfortunate
  • unfortunate
  • unlucky
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How to use star-crossed in a sentence

We were once more at the western door; Madame crossed herself again; we went out.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
I had no idea who they were, as the Grand Duke was in morning costume, and had no star or decoration to distinguish him.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He had the sun-scorched look of a traveller who has just crossed the Atlantic, and he smiled at Bernard with his honest eyes.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
Willoughby leaped from the walls, crossed the river, and met his death while striving to reach Meerut.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
It was eleven o'clock before the river was crossed and the headquarters of Colonel Guitar reached.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
They crossed the bridge and rode up the gently rising, bare, and rugged ground towards Condillac.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
She liked him less than ever, nevertheless wished that he were her brother and the rising star in American politics.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
A white woman, Mrs. Henry Jacobi, who had been taken prisoner early in the month, crossed the plain holding a white flag.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
They crossed the road, and entered the huge shanty, and stood apologetically near the door.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
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WORDS RELATED TO STAR-CROSSED

  • bedeviled
  • condemned
  • damned
  • done for
  • doomed
  • hexed
  • ill-fated
  • star-crossed
  • unfortunate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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