Definition of Good fortune

1. Noun. An auspicious state resulting from favorable outcomes.

Exact synonyms: Good Luck, Luckiness
Generic synonyms: Circumstances, Destiny, Fate, Fortune, Lot, Luck, Portion
Specialized synonyms: Prosperity, Successfulness, Blessing, Boon
Antonyms: Misfortune, Bad Luck
Derivative terms: Lucky, Lucky, Lucky



2. Noun. A stroke of luck.
Exact synonyms: Fluke, Good Luck
Generic synonyms: Fortune, Luck
Specialized synonyms: Serendipity
Derivative terms: Flukey, Fluky

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Good Fortune

good drunk
good egg
good ending
good endings
good enough
good enough for jazz
good enough to eat
good evening
good example
good faith
good fences make good neighbors
good for nothing
good for you
good for you(p)
good form
good fortune (current term)
good going
good golly
good gracious
good gravy
good grief
good guy
good guys
good health
good heavens
good hiding
good house
good humor
good humour
good humouredness

Literary usage of Good fortune

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1. The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy (1917)
"CHAPTER VIII EUSTACIA HEARS OF good fortune AND BEHOLDS EVIL In the meantime Eustacia, left alone in her cottage at ..."

2. The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides, Henry Dale, Thomas Arnold (1873)
"... bo more honored by him, and to show him that hu waa now elected general, and was able to do him either good or harm. And thus it was the good fortune of ..."

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