thank one's lucky stars

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of thank one's lucky stars

: to be very grateful
  • You should thank your lucky stars that you have a friend like her.

Word by Word Definitions

thank play
  1. : to express gratitude to

  2. : to hold responsible

lucky play
  1. : having good luck

  2. : happening by chance : fortuitous

  3. : producing or resulting in good by chance : favorable

star play stars
  1. : a natural luminous body visible in the sky especially at night

  2. : a self-luminous gaseous spheroidal celestial body of great mass which produces energy by means of nuclear fusion reactions

  3. : a planet or a configuration of the planets that is held in astrology to influence one's destiny or fortune

  1. : to sprinkle or adorn with stars

  2. : to mark with a star as being preeminent

  3. : to mark with an asterisk

  1. : of, relating to, or being a star

  2. : of outstanding excellence : preeminent


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