Synonyms of luck in English:



  • 1 with luck you'll make it
    good fortune, good luck; a fluke, a stroke of luck
    informal a lucky break
    [Antonyms] bad luck misfortune
  • 2 I wish you luck
    success, prosperity, good fortune, good luck
    [Antonyms] failure misfortune
  • 3 it is a matter of luck whether it hits or misses
    fortune, fate, destiny, Lady Luck, lot, the stars, karma, kismet; fortuity, serendipity; chance, accident, a twist of fate
  • Quote

    A self-made man is one who believes in luck and sends his son to Oxford.
    Christina Stead House of All Nations ( 1938)


    in luck

    you're in luck, there's one blue sweater left in your sizefortunateluckyblessed with good luckborn under a lucky starsuccessfulhaving a charmed life

    out of luck

    sorry, you're out of luck—the bus left just five minutes agounfortunateunluckylucklesshaplessunsuccessfulcursedjinxedill-fated informaldown on one's luck literarystar-crossed

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    Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
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