occurring by chance
"a lucky escape"; "a lucky guess"
having or bringing good fortune
"my lucky day"; "a lucky man"
golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperous(adj)
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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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'lucky' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2768
Written Corpus Frequency
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
Examples of lucky in a Sentence
I had so many good times with the boys, and I’ve had such a lucky and great life. And I’m just thankful really that I came out of it in one piece. Now I guess I could rest me socks off.
I think a lot of what the film is about is about the power of participation, we're so lucky to live in a democracy where our representatives, their job is to represent us, but they don't get to do that unless we show up, unless we let our voices be heard to participate through voting, so I think that's a lot of what the film is about and I hope that people get a window into that process and realize their own power.
I'm the lucky one, driving him around isn't a chore, it's a reward.
Amazing, i birdied two playoff holes, against Paul Casey and Dustin Johnson, two great competitors. I'm lucky to be here now.
You get to defend your home turf – even though everyone’s here, this is our state, this is our city. This is where we’re going to play baseball and win games. So, they got to come here and lucky we’re good hosts.
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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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