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Meaning of LUCKY

Pronunciation:  'lukee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  tending to favor or bring good luck; "miracles are auspicious accidents"; "encouraging omens"; "a favorable time to ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make a decision"
  2. [adj]  blessed with good fortune; "considered himself lucky that the tornado missed his house"; "a lucky guess"
  3. [adj]  having or bringing good fortune; "my lucky day"

LUCKY is a 5 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: apotropaic, auspicious, encouraging, favorable, favourable, fortunate, hot, propitious, prosperous, serendipitous
 Antonyms: luckless, unlucky



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Luck"y\, a. [Compar. {Luckier}; superl. {Luckiest}.]
1. Favored by luck; fortunate; meeting with good success or
   good fortune; -- said of persons; as, a lucky adventurer.
   `` Lucky wight.'' --Spenser.

2. Producing, or resulting in, good by chance, or
   unexpectedly; favorable; auspicious; fortunate; as, a
   lucky mistake; a lucky cast; a lucky hour.

         We doubt not of a fair and lucky war. --Shak.

Syn: Successful; fortunate; prosperous; auspicious.

Thesaurus Terms
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