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  • as infortune
  • as inlot
  • as inluck
  • as inluckiness
  • as instroke of luck

synonyms for run of luck

  • Moirai
  • accident
  • break
  • certainty
  • chance
  • circumstances
  • contingency
  • destiny
  • doom
  • expectation
  • experience
  • fluke
  • fortuity
  • hazard
  • history
  • karma
  • kismet
  • life
  • luck
  • luckiness
  • portion
  • providence
  • star
  • success
  • fifty-fifty
  • fighting chance
  • fortunateness
  • good break
  • lucked into
  • lucked out
  • lucky break
  • lucky hit
  • roll of the dice
  • streak of luck
  • way the ball bounces
  • way the cookie crumbles
  • wheel of fortune
  • chance
  • portion
  • accident
  • break
  • breaks
  • circumstance
  • decree
  • doom
  • foreordination
  • fortune
  • hazard
  • karma
  • kismet
  • Moirai
  • plight
  • predestination
  • hand one is dealt
  • way cookie crumbles
  • wheel of fortune

antonyms for run of luck

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  • assurance
  • design
  • misfortune
  • plan
  • reality
  • surety
  • hardship
  • poverty
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    How to use run of luck in a sentence

    Do not the widow's tears run down the cheek, and her cry against him that causeth them to fall?
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    A few, very few, little dots had run back over that green patch—the others had passed down into the world of darkness.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    G was a gamester, who had but ill-luck; H was a Hunter, who hunted a buck.
    BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
    But if what I told him were true, he was still at a loss how a kingdom could run out of its estate like a private person.
    GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
    The controlling leaders being out of gear the machine did not run smoothly: there was nothing but friction and tension.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    When these last words of his were interpreted to her, she started, made as if she would run after him, but checked herself.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    I wouldn't go on if I were you, sir; the luck's dead against you to-night; I wouldn't go on, indeed I wouldn't.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    Then my luck changed and I found myself under one of the very greatest teachers of his time, Professor Huxley.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    She would let him run about for a few moments and then she would leap upon him as if she had nearly lost him.
    THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
    At that Farmer Green's cat began to run up and down between the rows of vegetables.
    THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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