Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Having or bringing misfortune.

Usage examples (33)
  • Adjective : a luckless venture that ruined many of the investors
  • If they are going to match their achievement in Germany in 2006, that so called luckless streak is going to have to come to an end in Nelspruit.
  • I can easily imagine the story of "luckless" Carol trying to keep poor "Lucky" on the right side of the dirt.
  • The luckless father was captured by my blackguard friend for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.