Meaning of “be in/out of luck” in the English Dictionary

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"be in/out of luck" in British English

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be in/out of luck


C1 to be able/unable to have or do what you want:

"Do you have any tuna sandwiches?" "You're in luck - there's one left."

(Definition of “be in/out of luck” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)