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happy-go-lucky

hap·py·go·luck·y

happy-go-lucky

 
pronunciation:
hae pi go luh ki
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part of speech: adjective
definition: free of cares or serious thoughts; leaving everything to luck.
Joe's boss doesn't like Joe's happy-go-lucky attitude at work.
synonyms:
carefree, lighthearted
similar words:
cheerful, gay, happy, jaunty
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