A stroke of good luck; hit: Finding the guy was sure a lucky break (1938+)
He still buys lottery tickets every week but hasn’t won anything since his lucky break in ‘07.
Indeed, he considers his 2008 Oscar win for his portrayal of the mysterious hit man Anton Chigurh a lucky break.
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Adventurous, she had taken advantage of a lucky break in the ice, and had safely gotten through and reached her destination.
A lucky break for you, Tim, conceded the editor, after he had listened to the story.
"lucky break, his calling," the young inventor thought as he hung up.
The combustion cap had been retracted, which was a lucky break.
Yet she dared to hope for a turn of the wheel of fortune—“the lucky break” as the smiling Willie VanGeldt would have called it.
Of course, it was probably just good luck that Mr. Dugan had proved so amiablewhat Tim called a lucky break.