beginner's luck

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of beginner's luck

: success when one is a beginner at something
  • The success of his first restaurant was just beginner's luck.

Word by Word Definitions

beginner play
  1. : one that begins something

luck play
  1. : a force that brings good fortune or adversity

  2. : the events or circumstances that operate for or against an individual

  3. : favoring chance

  1. : to prosper or succeed especially through chance or good fortune

  2. : to come upon something desirable by chance


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