What does lucky mean?

Definitions for lucky
ˈlʌk ilucky

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lucky.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lucky(adj)

    occurring by chance

    "a lucky escape"; "a lucky guess"

  2. lucky(adj)

    having or bringing good fortune

    "my lucky day"; "a lucky man"

  3. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. lucky(Adjective)

    Favoured by luck; fortunate; meeting with good success or good fortune. Said of persons.

  2. lucky(Adjective)

    Producing, or resulting in, good chance, or unexpectedly; favorable; auspicious; fortunate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lucky

    favored by luck; fortunate; meeting with good success or good fortune; -- said of persons; as, a lucky adventurer

  2. Lucky

    producing, or resulting in, good by chance, or unexpectedly; favorable; auspicious; fortunate; as, a lucky mistake; a lucky cast; a lucky hour

Freebase

  1. Lucky

    "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

  1. Lucky

    Luckie, luk′i, n. (Scot.) an elderly woman.

  2. Lucky

    luk′i, n. (slang) departure.—Cut one's lucky, to bolt.

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    Song lyrics by lucky -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by lucky on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lucky' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2768

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lucky' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1255

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lucky' in Adjectives Frequency: #320

How to pronounce lucky?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say lucky in sign language?

  1. lucky

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lucky in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lucky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of lucky in a Sentence

  1. Olivia Newton-John:

    Im so lucky that Ive been through this three times and Im still here.

  2. Frederick DeCoster:

    Many students don't have the chance to take off work or travel to take the ACT, i'm lucky to be able to study and then travel to retake the test, but in doing so, me and my family's health has been put at risk because they ignored all screening and mask guidelines.

  3. Bryson DeChambeau:

    We looked through the book (The Golfing Machine) and worked out what would work where, it was complete experimentation. We finally figured out what worked really well for me and lucky enough that there was a special component called the zero shifting motion where I was able to swing on the same plane. We built the swing around that and built the clubs around that.

  4. Melissa Stockwell:

    I chose early on to accept the loss of my leg. It wasn’t going to grow back, so, I had two choices.I either had to accept it or I could live in that constant state of ‘why me?’ And at Walter Reed (Army Medical Center), you know, I looked around and there were so many that were worse off than I was…missing two, three, four limbs – traumatic brain injuries or eyesight.So, I really felt that I was extremely lucky.

  5. Saina Nehwal of India:

    It's not because I am unique, I am just lucky.

Images & Illustrations of lucky

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