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lucky

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of lucky

  1. 1 having good luck <the lucky gambler waltzed out of the casino with $10,000> Synonyms fortunate, happy Related Words blessed (also blest), favored, gifted, privileged; fair, golden, promising; hot Near Antonyms cursed (also curst), disadvantaged Antonyms hapless, ill-fated, ill-starred, luckless, snakebit (or snakebitten), star-crossed, unfortunate, unhappy, unlucky

  2. 2 coming or happening by good luck especially unexpectedly <finding this $20 bill on the way to the candy store was a lucky break> Synonyms fluky (also flukey), fortuitous, happy, heaven-sent, fortunate, providentialRelated Words convenient, opportune, seasonable, timely; unexpected, unforeseen, unlooked-for; accidental, chance, coincidental, serendipitous; auspicious, bright, encouraging, fair, heartening, hopeful, promising, propitious; benign, favorable, golden, good, halcyon; advantageous, beneficial, profitableNear Antonyms inconvenient, inopportune, unseasonable, untimely; anticipated, expected, foreseen; deliberate, intentional, planned; inauspicious, unpromising; calamitous, catastrophic, disastrousAntonyms hapless, ill-fated, ill-starred, luckless, star-crossed, unfortunate, unhappy, unlucky


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