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lucky

luck·y

lucky

 
pronunciation:
luh ki
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: luckier, luckiest
definition: resulting from or having good fortune.
My father is a lucky man to have a job that he loves.
synonyms:
fortunate, happy
antonyms:
poor, unfortunate, unlucky
derivation: luckiness (n.)
Word Parts
The word lucky contains the following part:
-y1, -ey Old English adjective-forming suffix that means characterized by; full of; tending to
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The suffix -y1, -ey attaches to nouns and a few verbs to form adjectives.