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- n. The property of being lucky; good luck.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state or quality of being lucky.
- n. Good fortune; favorable issue or event.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being lucky or fortunate; good fortune; favorable issue or event.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an auspicious state resulting from favorable outcomes
How much does "luckiness" factor into game outcomes in the NFL?
"luckiness" attached to some of them (as when mince-pies, eaten in different houses during the Twelve Days, bring a happy month each) makes one suspect some more serious original purpose than mere gratification of the appetite.
To put your mind at ease, the luckiness of only being clumsy when pregnant will be a weight off your mind in a couple of months time.
Try the very recent Happy-Go-Lucky, which takes the notion of happiness (and luckiness) and makes a stunningly lovely and touching film from it, without sentimentality, pretention, or brutality.
She will open these boxes, these are the sum of her luckiness.
But I also know that I stuck with it in part due to my own luckiness, i.e., my own enjoyment.
If he had to go there -- if he was that committed to digging deep and pulling up the perfect character to illustrate the blend of inkiness/luckiness that is Obama -- what made Felix so special?
Her methods do produce results, but how much of that has to do with her luckiness?
But I'm not naïve enough to think it doesn't exist, despite my relative luckiness to not encounter it personally on a regular basis.
The comprehensive theme throughout the exhibit was surprising, I kept remarking at the luckiness of the jurors who had the task of curating it.
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