lucky

1 [luhk-ee]
adjective, luckier, luckiest.
1.
having or marked by good luck; fortunate: That was my lucky day.
2.
happening fortunately: a lucky accident.
3.
bringing or foretelling good luck, or supposed to do so: a lucky penny.

Origin:
1495–1505; luck + -y1

luckiness, noun


1. favored. See fortunate. 3. auspicious, propitious, favorable.


1. unfortunate.
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lucky

2 [luhk-ee]
noun, plural luckies. Scot.
1.
a familiar name applied to an elderly woman, especially a grandmother; granny.
2.
a familiar name applied to a woman, as one's wife or a barmaid.
Also, luckie.


Origin:
1710–20; luck + -y2

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lucky (ˈlʌkɪ)
 
adj , luckier, luckiest
1.  having or bringing good fortune
2.  happening by chance, esp as desired
 
'luckily
 
adv
 
'luckiness
 
n

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Word Origin & History

lucky
c.1500, of persons; 1540s, of actions or objects;" from luck + -y (2). Related: Luckiest. Lucky break dates from 1938.
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Idioms & Phrases

lucky

see born under a lucky star; strike it rich (lucky); thank one's lucky stars.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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Example sentences
Consider yourself lucky if they reimburse you for your interview expenses at
  all.
They will be lucky now to see tourism projects of any kind.
There are times, when one is lucky enough to meet an individual who will
  forever impact your life.
Lucky people expect good things to happen, and when they do they embrace them.
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