fluky

adjective \ ˈflü-kē \
variants: or less commonly flukey
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of fluky

flukier; flukiest
1 : happening by or depending on chance
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

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First Known Use of fluky

1867


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