lucklessness


lucklessness
n. state of being unfortunate, haplessness, unluckiness

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • lucklessness — luck·less·ness …   English syllables

  • lucklessness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being luckless * * * luckˈlessness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑luck …   Useful english dictionary

  • luckless — lucklessly, adv. lucklessness, n. /luk lis/, adj. having no luck; unfortunate; hapless; ill fated; turning out or ending disastrously: a luckless venture that ruined many of the investors. [1555 65; LUCK + LESS] * * * …   Universalium

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  • luckless — (adj.) 1560s, from LUCK (Cf. luck) (n.) + LESS (Cf. less). Related: Lucklessly; lucklessness …   Etymology dictionary

  • haplessness — n. unfortunateness, lucklessness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • luckless — adjective unfortunate. Derivatives lucklessly adverb lucklessness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • luckless — /ˈlʌkləs/ (say lukluhs) adjective having no luck. –lucklessly, adverb –lucklessness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • luckless — [luk′lis] adj. having no good luck; unlucky lucklessly adv. lucklessness n …   English World dictionary


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