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Definition of luck verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

luck

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//lʌk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they luck
BrE BrE//lʌk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌk//
 
he / she / it lucks
BrE BrE//lʌks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌks//
 
past simple lucked
BrE BrE//lʌkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌkt//
 
past participle lucked
BrE BrE//lʌkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌkt//
 
-ing form lucking
BrE BrE//ˈlʌkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlʌkɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin late Middle English (as a verb): perhaps from Middle Low German or Middle Dutch lucken. The noun use (late 15th cent.) is from Middle Low German lucke, related to Dutch geluk, German Glück, of West Germanic origin and possibly related to lock (verb). Phrasal Verbsluck out
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: luck