Synonyms for luck

Synonyms for (noun) luck

Synonyms: fortune, luck, chance, hazard

Definition: an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another

Usage: bad luck caused his downfall; we ran into each other by pure chance

Similar words: phenomenon

Definition: any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning


Synonyms: luck, fortune

Definition: an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome

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

Similar words: phenomenon

Definition: any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning


Synonyms: lot, luck, destiny, fate, fortune, portion, circumstances

Definition: your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)

Usage: 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

Similar words: condition

Definition: a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing

Usage: the human condition