Meaning of “pot luck” in the English Dictionary

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"pot luck" in British English

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pot lucknoun

uk /ˌpɒt ˈlʌk/ us /ˌpɑːt ˈlʌk/

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

"pot luck" in American English

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pot luckadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈpɑt ˈlʌk/

offering whatever is available or what others bring:

We invited all the neighbors over for a pot luck supper last night.

(Definition of “pot luck” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)