What does luckless mean?

Definitions for luckless
ˈlʌk lɪsluck·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unlucky, lucklessadjective

    having or bringing misfortune

    "Friday the 13th is an unlucky date"


  1. lucklessadjective

    Unsuccessful, in a failing manner.

    The search party returned dejected from the luckless search.

  2. lucklessadjective

    Without luck.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lucklessadjective

    Unfortunate; unhappy.

    Etymology: from luck.

    Glad of such luck, the luckless lucky maid,
    A long time with that savage people staid,
    To gather breath in many miseries. Fairy Queen.

    Never shall my thoughts be base,
    Though luckless, yet without disgrace. John Suckling.

    What else but his immoderate lust of pow’r,
    Pray’rs made and granted in a luckless hour? Dryden.


  1. luckless

    Luckless refers to someone who is unfortunate or constantly experiencing bad luck. It suggests a state marked by repeated failure or the absence of good fortune.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lucklessadjective

    being without luck; unpropitious; unfortunate; unlucky; meeting with ill success or bad fortune; as, a luckless gamester; a luckless maid

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of luckless in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of luckless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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