Definition of four-leaf clover in English:

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four-leaf clover

(also four-leaved clover)


A clover leaf with four lobes, thought to bring good luck.
Example sentences
  • They were not very varied in design and the emphasis was on good luck charms such as four-leaf clovers, horseshoes and wishbones, again set with tiny diamonds.
  • ‘I just need to find a four-leaved clover or something to keep hold of,’ he said.
  • All of a sudden, I found five four-leaf clovers.

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