born under a lucky star

born under a lucky star
fortunate, naturally lucky

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • lucky star — {n.} A certain star or planet which, by itself or with others, is seriously or jokingly thought to bring a person good luck and success in life. * /John was born under a lucky star./ * /Ted was unhurt in the car accident, for which he thanked his …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • lucky star — {n.} A certain star or planet which, by itself or with others, is seriously or jokingly thought to bring a person good luck and success in life. * /John was born under a lucky star./ * /Ted was unhurt in the car accident, for which he thanked his …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • lucky\ star — noun A certain star or planet which, by itself or with others, is seriously or jokingly thought to bring a person good luck and success in life. John was born under a lucky star. Ted was unhurt in the car accident, for which he thanked his lucky… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • star — I n. heavenly body 1) a bright star 2) a falling, shooting star 3) the evening; morning; north star 4) a distant star 5) stars shine, twinkle prominent performer 6) a baseball; basketball; box office; film, movie (AE); football; guest; rugby;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • star — n. & v. n. 1 a celestial body appearing as a luminous point in the night sky. 2 (in full fixed star) such a body so far from the earth as to appear motionless (cf. PLANET, COMET). 3 a large naturally luminous gaseous body such as the sun is. 4 a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lucky — adjective 1) the lucky winner Syn: fortunate, in luck, blessed, favored, born under a lucky star, charmed; successful, prosperous Ant: unfortunate 2) a lucky escape Syn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • lucky — adj 1. fortunate, fortuitous, happy, felicitous, Scot, and North Eng., Irish Eng. sonsy; favored, blessed, blessed with luck, in luck, charmed, born under a lucky star, born with a silver spoon in one s mouth; successful, crowned with success,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • born — born1 [bo:n US bo:rn] a past participle of ↑bear born 2 born2 W2S1 v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1 be born 2¦(start existing)¦ 3 born and bred 4 be born to do/be something 5 I wasn t born yesterday 6 there s one born every minute 7 be b …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • star — star1 W2S2 [sta: US sta:r] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(in the sky)¦ 2¦(famous performer/player)¦ 3¦(main person in a film/play etc)¦ 4¦(best/most successful person)¦ 5¦(shape)¦ 6¦(hotels/restaurants)¦ 7 the stars 8 something is written in the stars …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • star — 1 noun (C) 1 IN THE SKY a burning mass of gases in space that can be seen at night as a point of light in the sky: I lay on my back and looked up at the stars. see also: falling star, shooting star 2 PERFORMER a) a famous and successful performer …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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