He succeeded through hard work and a little luck. We need a bit of luck. By a stroke of luck , there were still a few tickets left when we arrived.
He had no better luck than I did. Recent Examples on the Web: Noun Hope this Friday the 13th brings you good luck or at least a cheap tattoo.
Opinion," 26 June There is undeniable luck and privilege in being able to shape one's own story as a single woman, as MacNicol is careful to acknowledge.
Why is it a problem? Photographing a rocket launch is a fun challenge with a surprising amount of luck involved.
This infertility expert wants to find out," 3 July There was self-inflicted trouble with a sprinkling of bad luck.
Mavs get two picks in the top 5? Let us explain," 20 June Soldado bludgeons its way into touchy border politics, and maybe lucks its way into a story focused on the moral imperative of protecting a single child.
Day of the Soldado': Let us explain," 20 June Jaguar owners who've lucked into today's surprise will appreciate another tweak baked into this version: First Known Use of luck Noun 15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a Verb , in the meaning defined at sense 1.
Learn More about luck. Resources for luck Time Traveler! Explore the year a word first appeared. Dictionary Entries near luck Lucioperca Lucite lucivee luck lucken lucken gowan luckily.
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English Language Learners Definition of luck. Kids Definition of luck. More from Merriam-Webster on luck See words that rhyme with luck Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for luck Spanish Central: Translation of luck Nglish: Translation of luck for Spanish Speakers Britannica English: Comments on luck What made you want to look up luck?
Good luck as a salutation to one setting off to do something is from Expression better luck next time attested from To luck out "succeed through luck" is American English colloquial, attested by ; to luck into something good is from However, lukken was a verb in Middle English midc.
In addition to the idioms beginning with luck. With my luck I'll probably get pneumonia. He had no luck finding work. She's had nothing but bad luck all year.
She lucked into a great job. He lucked out when he made a hole in one during the tournament. She hated to see her old friend so down on her luck. We were in luck, for the bakery was still open.
When it comes to getting World Series tickets, we're usually out of luck. Also crowd one's luck. Polish name of Lutsk. Related Words for luck win , stroke , serendipity , happiness , prosperity , wealth , profit , kismet , health , smile , karma , blessing , advantage , weal , break , fluke , luckiness , godsend , opportunity , success.
Contemporary Examples of luck The story follows a down on his luck family man named Bill Scanlon Wes Bentley , who takes to stealing after losing his job.
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