Synonyms and Antonyms of luck

  1. 1 success that is partly the result of chance some people have all the luck Synonyms fortunateness, fortune, luckiness Related Words blessing, boon, fluke, godsend, hit, serendipity, strike, windfall; break, chance, opportunity; coup, stroke Near Antonyms knock, misadventure, mishap; adversity, curse, debacle (also débâcle), sorrow, tragedy, trouble; calamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, disaster; defeat, failure, fizzle, nonachievement, nonsuccess; accident, casualty; disappointment, lapse, letdown, reversal, reverse, setback, slipup; circumstance, destiny, doom, fate, lot, portion; hex, jinx Antonyms mischance, misfortune, unluckiness

  2. 2 the uncertain course of events let's plan our vacation rather than leave everything to luck Synonyms accident, casualty [archaic], circumstance, hap, hazard, chanceRelated Words fortuitousness, fortuity, haphazardry, randomness, uncertainty; fluke, happenchance, happenstance; destiny, doom, fate, fortune, lot; danger, peril, riskNear Antonyms intent, intention, purpose; design, outline, plan, scheme

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a trip made at another's expense

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