Definition of fluky in English:
adjective (flukier, flukiest)
Obtained or achieved more by chance than skill: a fluky goal
More example sentences
- And there was nothing flukey about the results obtained.
- Generally speaking, the players gave it a good shot and it was a fluky second goal.
- Few things grate a Canadian hockey fan more than seeing one of our national teams lose to an American team, especially when the game was decided by a lousy, fluky goal.
- Example sentences
- I can, quite flukily, produce a respectable salmon but it will be accompanied by charred fingers, mayonnaise where oil and egg sulk in separate corners of the bowl, frayed tempers and slammed fridge doors.
- Depending on which side you were supporting he either showed a piece of brilliance by cleverly kicking the ball over the try line or flukily made contact with ball as he flung his boot at it.
- Later I went back to school and was hired, flukily, to be the associate editor of a journal called Gulf Coast, out of the University of Houston, in Houston, Texas (godforsaken town).
Words that rhyme with flukyadzuki, bouzouki, kabuki, kooky, pukey, saluki, spooky, Sukie, Suzuki, verrucae
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