lucked


lucked
lÊŒk n. fortune; fate; success, good fortune v. have good luck, luck-out, succeed through chance, have an instance of exceptionally good luck

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Lucked out — luck ran out, very unlucky …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • lucked out — Australian Slang luck ran out, very unlucky …   English dialects glossary

  • luck out — verb succeed by luck I lucked out and found the last parking spot in the lot • Syn: ↑hit the jackpot • Hypernyms: ↑succeed, ↑win, ↑come through, ↑bring home the bacon, ↑deliver the goods …   Useful english dictionary

  • luck out — {v. phr.}, {slang}, {informal} 1. Suddenly to get lucky when in fact the odds are against one s succeeding. * /I was sure I was going to miss the train as I was three minutes late, but I lucked out, the train was five minutes late./ 2. To be… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • luck out — {v. phr.}, {slang}, {informal} 1. Suddenly to get lucky when in fact the odds are against one s succeeding. * /I was sure I was going to miss the train as I was three minutes late, but I lucked out, the train was five minutes late./ 2. To be… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • luck\ out — v. phr. slang informal 1. Suddenly to get lucky when in fact the odds are against one s succeeding. I was sure I was going to miss the train as I was three minutes late, but I lucked out, the train was five minutes late. 2. To be extraordinarily… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • luck — /luk/, n. 1. the force that seems to operate for good or ill in a person s life, as in shaping circumstances, events, or opportunities: With my luck I ll probably get pneumonia. 2. good fortune; advantage or success, considered as the result of… …   Universalium

  • luck out — verb a) To experience great luck; to be extremely fortunate or lucky. I lucked out and got the last two tickets to the big show. b) To have run out of luck. I lucked out and failed to get the tickets …   Wiktionary

  • luck — luck1 [ lʌk ] noun uncount ** 1. ) success that you have by chance and not because of anything you do: John never had much luck with girls. wish someone luck (in/with something): We d all like to wish you luck in your new job. 2. ) an influence… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • luck out — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms luck out : present tense I/you/we/they luck out he/she/it lucks out present participle lucking out past tense lucked out past participle lucked out informal to be lucky …   English dictionary


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