occurring by chance
"a lucky escape"; "a lucky guess"
having or bringing good fortune
"my lucky day"; "a lucky man"
golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperousadjective
presaging or likely to bring good luck
"a favorable time to ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make a decision"
Favoured by luck; fortunate; meeting with good success or good fortune. Said of persons.
Producing, or resulting in, good chance, or unexpectedly; favorable; auspicious; fortunate.
favored by luck; fortunate; meeting with good success or good fortune; -- said of persons; as, a lucky adventurer
producing, or resulting in, good by chance, or unexpectedly; favorable; auspicious; fortunate; as, a lucky mistake; a lucky cast; a lucky hour
"Lucky" is a song by American recording artist Britney Spears, taken from her second studio album Oops!... I Did It Again. It was released on August 8, 2000 by Jive Records as the second single of the album. After meeting with producers Max Martin and Rami Yacoub in Sweden, the singer recorded several songs for the album, including "Lucky". The teen pop and dance-pop song tells a story about a famous pop star named Lucky, who, despite seemingly having it all – fame, wealth, beauty – is truly lonely and unhappy on the inside. It received positive reviews from music critics, who considered its melody and rhythm as sweet and catchy, and noted the lyrics to be about Spears herself. "Lucky" achieved commercial success worldwide, peaking at number one in Austria, Europe, Sweden and Switzerland, while reaching the top ten in several European countries. In the United Kingdom, the song peaked at number five, and is Spears' tenth best-selling single in the country, having sold over 225,000 copies there. An accompanying music video was directed by Dave Meyers, and portrays Spears as herself and a melancholy movie star Lucky, who just want to have some fun in life. Spears has performed "Lucky" in a number of live appearances and in two of her concert tours. Country singer Taylor Swift performed the song on her Speak Now World Tour in 2011.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
Luckie, luk′i, n. (Scot.) an elderly woman.
luk′i, n. (slang) departure.—Cut one's lucky, to bolt.
Song lyrics by lucky -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by lucky on the Lyrics.com website.
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Rank popularity for the word 'lucky' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1255
Rank popularity for the word 'lucky' in Adjectives Frequency: #320
The numerical value of lucky in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of lucky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
You know, the hedge fund guys didn't build this country. These are guys that shift paper around. And they get lucky, look, they're energetic. They're very smart. But a lot of them, it's, like, they're paper pushers. They make a fortune. They pay no tax. It's ridiculous, OK?
A new kind of award has been added -- the deathbed award. It is not an award of any kind. Either the recipient has not acted at all, or was not nominated, or did not win the award the last few times around. It is intended to relieve the guilty conscience of the Academy members and save face in front of the public. The Academy has the horrible taste to have a star, choking with emotion, present this deathbed award so that there can be no doubt in anybody's mind why the award is so hurriedly given. Lucky is the actor who is too sick to watch the proceedings on television.
Moving on from the Army has been a really tough decision, i consider myself incredibly lucky to have had the chance to do some very challenging jobs and have met many fantastic people in the process. ...[T]he experiences I have had over the last 10 years will stay with me for the rest of my life.
They were going to be beat up badly, if they were lucky, and these people were standing there, never used it [weapons] and they were legal,the weapons. And now I understand somebody local, they want to prosecute these people. Its a disgrace.
We believe there are foreign fighters there, probably in the hundreds, the (Syrian Democratic Forces) and our partners there are facing a pretty heavy fight -- that's what makes this type of operation so daring. I think we were lucky we caught ISIS by surprise. They are still reacting to this maneuver.
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- محظوظ, سعيد الحظArabic
- afortunatCatalan, Valencian
- šťastný, mít kliku, [[být]] [[klikař]], mít štěstíCzech
- fortunado, afortunado, suertudo, suerteSpanish
- خوششانس, خوش شانسPersian
- onnekas, hyväonninen, onnellinenFinnish
- chanceux, heureux, fortunéFrench
- בר מזלHebrew
- հաջող, բարեբախտ, բախտավորArmenian
- heppinn, gæfusamur, lánsamurIcelandic
- fortunato, fortunataItalian
- בַּר מַזָלHebrew
- 運の良い, 運のよい, ラッキー, 幸運, 幸運なJapanese
- იღბლიანი, ბედნიერიGeorgian
- 운수 좋은, 운이 좋은Korean
- بهختهوهر, خۆشبهختKurdish
- fortūnātus, faustus, fēlīx, prosperus, Fortunatus,Latin
- veiksmīgs, veiksmīgaLatvian
- gelukkig, boffend, LuckyDutch
- bízháneeʼNavajo, Navaho
- szczęśliwy, SzczęściarzPolish
- sortudo, por sortePortuguese
- удачливый, тебе везёт, хороший, удачный, счастливый, везти, везучийRussian
- срећан, srećan, sretan, сретан, imati sreće, имати срећеSerbo-Croatian
- tursam, lycklig, lyckosam, tur-Swedish
- มีโชคดี, โอกาสดี, มีโชค, โชคดีThai
- خوش قسمتUrdu
- may, may mắnVietnamese
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