fortunateadjectiveuk /ˈfɔː.tʃən.ət/ us /ˈfɔːr-/ approving
- Let us pray for those who are not so fortunate as ourselves - the sick, the old and the needy.
- I consider myself fortunate to have had such a good education.
- She was fortunate to escape with only minor injuries.
- We certainly were fortunate to get a fine day for the fete, considering how wet it's been lately.
- "My husband arrived home just at that moment, which scared the intruder away." "Gosh, that was fortunate."