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- (colloquial, idiomatic, US, Canada, Australia) To experience great luck; to be extremely fortunate or lucky.
- I lucked out and got the last two tickets to the big show.
- (colloquial, idiomatic, Britain) To run out of luck.
- I lucked out and failed to get the tickets.
to experience great luck
to run out of luck