- bitten by a flea or fleas
- infested with fleas
- wretched; decrepit; shabby
- light-colored with reddish-brown spots: said of horses
See flea-bitten in American Heritage Dictionary 4
- Covered with fleas or fleabites.
- Informal Seedy; dilapidated: a flea-bitten couch.
- Having a pale coat with reddish-brown flecks. Used of horses.