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luck

noun /lak/
the state of happening by chance
suerte
Whether you win or not is just luck – there’s no skill involved.
something good which happens by chance
suerte
She has all the luck!
luckless adjective unfortunate
desafortunado
a luckless victim.
lucky adjective ( comparative luckier, superlative luckiest) having good luck
afortunado
He was very lucky to escape alive.
bringing good luck
de la suerte
a lucky number a lucky charm.
luckily adverb
afortunadamente
Luckily, we were just in time to catch the last bus.
luckiness noun
suerte
lucky dip noun (British ) a form of amusement at a fair etc in which prizes are drawn from a container without the taker seeing what he is getting; grab bag(American)
caja de sorpresas
bad luck! an expression of sympathy for someone who has failed or been unlucky.
¡otra vez será!
good luck! an expression of encouragement made to someone who is about to take part in a competition, sit an exam etc
¡buena suerte!
Good luck with your job interview! She wished him good luck.
worse luck! most unfortunately!
¡desgraciadamente!
He’s allowing me to go, but he’s coming too, worse luck!
(Definition of luck from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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