Posted by ESC on October 11, 2004
In Reply to: Snakebitten posted by Bob on October 11, 2004
: : Evidently it means having undergone misfortune, as in: E! Online News - Emmys Snakebitten by World Series
: : I get nearly 3000 hits; but besides its literal meaning, scant definition
: Dictionary.com says
: Experiencing a period of misfortune or inability to succeed.
: A hundred people can walk through the same area, but it's the truly unlucky soul who gets bitten.
Also "snakebit" -- Same meaning. Experiencing a period of misfortune or inability to succeed. dictionary.com