fluky

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adjective \ˈflü-kē\
variants: or less commonly

flukey

Definition of fluky

flukier

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flukiest

  1. 1 :  happening by or depending on chance

  2. 2 :  being unsteady or uncertain —used especially of wind

Examples of fluky in a sentence

  1. a fluky coincidence that kept me safely at home when the blizzard hit

  2. the fluky selection of consecutive numbers on consecutive days of the lottery

1867

First Known Use of fluky

1867


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