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lucky

Synonyms of lucky in English:

adjective

  • 1 I'm lucky to have such a caring family fifty lucky winners have received T-shirts
    fortunate, in luck, blessed, blessed with good luck, favoured, born under a lucky star, charmed;
    successful, prosperous, happy;
    advantaged, born with a silver spoon in one's mouth
    British informal jammy
    [Antonyms] unlucky, unfortunate
  • 2 I had a lucky escape it was just a lucky guess
    providential, fortunate, advantageous, timely, opportune, serendipitous, expedient, heaven-sent, auspicious, propitious, felicitous, convenient, apt;
    informal fluky
    [Antonyms] unfavourable
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