1. [ noun ] an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another
Synonyms: chance luck hazard

"bad luck caused his downfall" "we ran into each other by pure chance"

Related terms: phenomenon bad_luck toss-up guess
2. [ noun ] a large amount of wealth or prosperity
Related terms: treasure
3. [ noun ] an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome
Synonyms: luck

"it was my good luck to be there" "they say luck is a lady" "it was as if fortune guided his hand"

Related terms: phenomenon good_luck serendipity
4. [ noun ] your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
Synonyms: luck lot fate circumstances portion destiny

: "whatever my fortune may be" "deserved a better fate" "has a happy lot" "the luck of the Irish" "a victim of circumstances" "success that was her portion"

Related terms: condition condition good_fortune misfortune failure providence
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 2229
Similar spelling:   Fortunella