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English definition of “better luck next time”

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better luck next time

said to tell someone that you hope they will succeed when they try again: I'm sorry to hear that you failed your driving test. Better luck next time!
Translations of “better luck next time”
in Chinese (Traditional) 下次好運…
in Chinese (Simplified) 下次好运…
(Definition of better luck next time from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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