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to be successful because of good luck
to be lucky
to do something that you think could make you lucky
to feel that something extremely lucky has happened to you
to believe that the things that should happen will happen
to be having a lot of success or good luck
to feel lucky, especially because something unpleasant has not happened
to be extremely surprised and pleased because something good has happened to you by chance
to be very lucky
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a small boat used for racing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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