happy–go–lucky

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

Definition of happy–go–lucky

  1. :  blithely unconcerned :  carefree

1835

First Known Use of happy–go–lucky

1835


HAPPY–GO–LUCKY Defined for English Language Learners

happy–go–lucky

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

Definition of happy–go–lucky for English Language Learners

  • : not worried about anything


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 for Students

  1. :  free from care


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