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happy–go–lucky

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adjective hap·py–go–lucky \ˌha-pē-gō-ˈlə-kē\

Simple Definition of happy–go–lucky

  • : not worried about anything

Full Definition of happy–go–lucky

  1. :  blithely unconcerned :  carefree

1856

First Known Use of happy–go–lucky

1856


HAPPY–GO–LUCKY Defined for Kids

happy–go–lucky

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adjective hap·py–go–lucky \ˌha-pē-gō-ˈlə-kē\

Definition of happy–go–lucky

  1. :  free from care




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