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beginner's luck

Definition of beginner's luck in English:

Good luck supposedly experienced by a beginner at a particular activity.
Example sentences
  • Would I be able to swoop in on some beginner's luck and take something home?
  • Somewhere on the outskirts of town, his beginner's luck finally deserted him.
  • If not, I shall have to put it down to beginner's luck - a bit like my politics.
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Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing