3. [syn: golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperous]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Lucky \Luck"y\, a. [Compar. Luckier; superl. Luckiest.]
1. Favored by luck; fortunate; meeting with good success or
good fortune; -- said of persons; as, a lucky adventurer.
" Lucky wight." --Spenser.
2. Producing, or resulting in, good by chance, or
unexpectedly; favorable; auspicious; fortunate; as, a
lucky mistake; a lucky cast; a lucky hour.
We doubt not of a fair and lucky war. --Shak.
Syn: Successful; fortunate; prosperous; auspicious.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: occurring by chance; "a lucky escape"; "a lucky guess"
2: having or bringing good fortune; "my lucky day"; "a lucky
man" [ant: luckless, unlucky]
3: presaging or likely to bring good luck; "a favorable time to
ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make
a decision" [syn: golden, favorable, favourable,
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
44 Moby Thesaurus words for "lucky":
advantageous, appropriate, auspicious, befitting, beneficial,
benign, benignant, blessed, blessed with luck, bright, charmed,
convenient, expedient, fair, favorable, favored, favoring,
felicitous, fit, fitting, fortuitous, fortunate, full of promise,
golden, good, happy, in luck, meet, of good omen, of happy portent,
of promise, opportune, profitable, promising, propitious,
prosperous, providential, ripe, seasonable, sortable, suitable,
timely, well, well-timed
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):
Lucky, LA -- U.S. village in Louisiana
Population (2000): 355
Housing Units (2000): 151
Land area (2000): 8.194867 sq. miles (21.224606 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.011745 sq. miles (0.030420 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 8.206612 sq. miles (21.255026 sq. km)
FIPS code: 46370
Located within: Louisiana (LA), FIPS 22
Location: 32.233692 N, 93.015515 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.