no such luck

idiom

Definition of no such luck

informal
used to say that one could not do or have something one wanted We hoped we could still get tickets, but no such luck—they had all been sold.

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“No such luck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/no%20such%20luck. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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