fortune

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stroke of ill fortune; a calamitous event adversity
United States capitalist (born in Germany) who made a fortune in fur trading (1763-1848) Astor , John Jacob Astor
fortune-telling by omens or the supernatural augury , divination , soothsaying
fortune-telling by random Bible verse bibliomancy
sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money) bonanza , boom , bunce , godsend , gold rush , gravy , manna from heaven , windfall
cards, fortune-telling by cartomancy
tarot card fortune-telling cartomancy
fortune-telling by tarot or playing cards cartomancy
British colonial financier and statesman in South Africa; made a fortune in gold and diamond mining; helped colonize the territory now known as Zimbabwe; he endowed annual fellowships for British Commonwealth and United States students to study at Oxford Cecil J. Rhodes , Cecil John Rhodes , Cecil Rhodes , Rhodes
fortune-telling by palm lines chiromancy , palmistry
fortune-telling by visions clairvoyance
(usually plural) an expression of pleasure at the success or good fortune of another congratulation , felicitation
female character is some fairy stories who has magical powers and can bring unexpected good fortune to the hero or heroine fairy godmother
(Roman mythology) the goddess of fortune and good luck; counterpart of Greek Tyche Fortuna
United States industrialist who amassed a fortune in the steel industry (1849-1919) Frick , Henry Clay Frick
astrologer's fortune-telling chart horoscope
fortune-telling by planets' and stars' positions horoscope
United States industrialist who made a fortune in the oil business and gave half of it away (1839-1937) John D. Rockefeller , John Davison Rockefeller , Rockefeller
Hindu goddess of fortune and prosperity Lakshmi
position of inferior status; low in station or rank or fortune or estimation lowliness , lowness , low status
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