lucky

When you're lucky, things work out well for you — you experience good fortune. If you're feeling lucky, it might be a good day to buy a lottery ticket or guess the number of jelly beans in a jar.

Lucky people seem to have everything going for them, and your lucky charm (like a rabbit's foot or a four-leaf clover) seems to bring that kind of success in your direction. Some lucky things are happy coincidences: "How lucky that I ran into you this morning!" When you're envious of someone else's big break, you can say, "You lucky devil." Lucky and luck come from the Middle Dutch gheluc, "good fortune."

Definitions of lucky
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adj having or bringing good fortune

“my lucky day”
“a lucky man”
Synonyms:
fortunate
having unexpected good fortune
apotropaic
having the power to prevent evil or bad luck
hot
having or bringing unusually good luck
serendipitous
lucky in making unexpected and fortunate discoveries
Antonyms:
luckless, unlucky
having or bringing misfortune
unfortunate
not favored by fortune; marked or accompanied by or resulting in ill fortune
hexed, jinxed
(usually used colloquially) causing or accompanied by misfortune
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adj presaging or likely to bring good luck

lucky stars”
Synonyms:
favorable, favourable, golden, prosperous
propitious
presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success

adj occurring by chance

“a lucky escape”
“a lucky guess”
Synonyms:
fortunate
having unexpected good fortune

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