any luck?


any luck?
any luck? spoken phrase
used for asking someone if they were able to get or do something

‘Any luck?’ ‘No, the shop was closed.’

Thesaurus: ways of asking questions and making requestshyponym to ask a question or questionssynonym
Main entry: luck

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any ˈluck? f10 idiom
(informal) used to ask sb if they have been successful with sth

‘Any luck?’ ‘No, they're all too busy to help.’

Main entry:luckidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Luck — Luck, n. [Akin to D. luk, geluk, G. gl[ u]ck, Icel. lukka, Sw. lycka, Dan. lykke, and perh. to G. locken to entice. Cf. 3d {Gleck}.] That which happens to a person; an event, good or ill, affecting one s interests or happiness, and which is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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