fortunate fortunate  /ˈfɔr tʃə nət/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having unexpected good fortune
  2. (adj) supremely favored
  3. (adj) presaging good fortune

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. We are fortunate to have a journalist of Diane's proven ability and passion to step into the important position of anchor for World News.
  2. It was fortunate for Schuler that the tumor was discovered in 1997 rather than in 1987.
  3. President Bush knows this well, that a secure world is bound to be a united world, where everyoneand particularly those more fortunatecan and must do their part.

News

  1. Bill Althaus: All-star game is must-see event

    This past week I have been fortunate enough to spend each evening watching the spirited practice sessions of some special athletes who are about to play their final high school football game.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Examiner

  2. 10 Ways to Mess Up Your Wedding Day

    For those fortunate to have found love, the wedding day is one of life's great milestones. But sometimes when you're trying to make everything right, things go terribly wrong. Whether the best man pushes you into a pool or your drunken party guest (literally) brings the house down, there's always the chance that something might put a damper on your big day SEE ALSO: The 10 Most Viral YouTube ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Mashable

  3. Stars Who Are Older Than You Think

    Some celebrities are fortunate enough to have both age and beauty, so much so that we often think they¹re younger than the rings in their tree trunks say they are.… READ ON
    on June 12, 2013     Source: RadarOnline.com

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Quotes

  1. "I am proud to say that I am a fortunate homosexual man," wrote Martin on Monday. "I am very blessed to be who I am."
    on Mar 29, 2010 By: Ricky Martin Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. "We can still get through," goalkeeper Tim Howard said. "Being down 2-0 in a game, I've played long enough to feel very lucky and fortunate to come out of it still in the World Cup."
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Tim Howard Source: The Associated Press

  3. "This is a day I've been looking forward to for two and a half years," said Mr Jobs. "Every once in a while a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything. One is very fortunate if you get to work on just one of these in your...
    on Jan 9, 2007 By: Steve Jobs Source: guardian.co.uk

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