Meaning of “you should be so lucky!” in the English Dictionary

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"you should be so lucky!" in British English

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you should be so lucky!

informal UK also you'll be lucky!

used to say that someone is very unlikely to get what they want:

"She's going to ask for a salary increase." "She should be so lucky!"

(Definition of “you should be so lucky!” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)