from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Opposed by fate; ill-fated: star-crossed lovers.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. ill-fated by destiny, the fate of the person being “written in the stars”.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not favored by the stars; ill-fated.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Born under a malignant star; ill-fated.
star + crossed (Wiktionary)