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English definition of “for luck”

for luck

usually humorous
used to describe something extra that you take, especially in order to bring you good luck: There's two spoonsful of sugar, and one for luck.Good luck and bad luckAlso, extra, and in addition Grammar:Luck and luckyWe use the noun luck and the adjective lucky to talk about good things happening by chance, and not because of our own efforts:See more
(Definition of for luck from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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