- The definition of snakebit is someone who has been characterized by bad luck or subject to a series of misfortunes.
When someone suffers a series of tragedies and losses all at once, this is an example of a person who might be described as snakebit.
snakebit definition by Webster's New World
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☆ Informal having or characterized by bad luck; marked by a series of misfortunes, mistakes, etc.
snakebit definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Experiencing a period of misfortune or inability to succeed.