From star + crossed.
star-crossed (comparative more star-crossed, superlative most star-crossed)
- ill-fated by destiny, the fate of the person being “written in the stars”.
- The star-crossed lovers looked into each other's eyes, before dying.
2009 March 20, Adam Rittenberg, “Spartans overpower Robert Morris”, in ESPN:
- After a star-crossed regular season, Morgan vowed Thursday to show the college hoops world what it has been missing.
- Synonyms: ill-starred