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Meaning of LUCKLESS

Pronunciation:  'luklis

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  having or bringing misfortune; "Friday the 13th is an unlucky date"

LUCKLESS is a 8 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: hexed, jinxed, unlucky
 Antonyms: lucky
 See Also: unfortunate



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Luck"less\, a.
Being without luck; unpropitious; unfortunate; unlucky;
meeting with ill success or bad fortune; as, a luckless
gamester; a luckless maid.

      Prayers made and granted in a luckless hour. --Dryden.
-- {Luck"less*ly}, adv. -- {Lock"less*ness}, n.

Thesaurus Terms
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