luck

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈlʌk/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/lʌk/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(luk)


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luck

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. have [good, bad, poor, rotten] luck
  2. had nothing but [good] luck (all month)
  3. luck was on her side
  4. luck was [favoring, smiling on] them
  5. luck played [a vital, an important, no] part
  6. it's not a [case, matter, question] of luck
  7. wish me luck!
  8. good luck!
  9. good luck [with, in] your [exam, test, interview]!
  10. good luck for [tomorrow]!
  11. best of luck!
  12. wished her the best of luck [in, with] (her exam)
  13. UK: wish you the luck of the Irish
  14. wish you all the luck in the world
  15. [bad, tough] luck!
  16. that was [such, just] bad luck!
  17. I have the worst luck!
  18. had no luck (at all) finding [work, a buyer, her friend]
  19. better luck next time!
  20. don't push your luck!
  21. am afraid you're out of luck
  22. You're in luck; she's [here, in the office, single].
  23. with a (little) bit of luck we [can, might, should]
  24. as luck would have it
  25. the [gambler, actor, player] was down on his luck
  26. luck was (not) with him (when)
  27. knowing her luck, she'll probably [lose, get the job]
  28. you make your own luck
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