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1. fortunate

adjective. ['ˈfɔrtʃənət, ˈfɔrtʃuːnət'] having unexpected good fortune.

Synonyms

  • successful
  • happy
  • well
  • providential
  • heaven-sent
  • good
  • miraculous
  • felicitous
  • privileged
  • well-off
  • fortuitous
  • lucky

Antonyms

  • unlucky
  • unfortunate
  • unsuccessful
  • unhappy

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Words that Rhyme with Fortunate

  • affectionate
  • ahranat
  • alternate
  • arbuthnot
  • arnot
  • baronet
  • benet
  • bennett
  • bernat
  • bicarbonate
  • bluebonnet
  • bonnet
  • cabinet
  • cabinet
  • carnett
  • chestnutt
  • compassionate
  • coordinate
  • curnutt
  • definite

How do you pronounce fortunate?

Pronounce fortunate as ˈfɔrʧənət.

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Example sentences of the word fortunate


1. Adjective
This is fortunate because its bite can be quite painful and cause serious skin damage.

Quotes containing the word fortunate


1. I've been so fortunate in my life that my family has never been jealous of my success. They have shown true love and commitment to me by being supportive. They shared in it.
- Mike Krzyzewski

2. The real important things are kindness and a sense of humor. I've been fortunate to have dated and could have easily married women who have those qualities, and time and circumstances didn't work out. Timing plays a big part.
- Hill Harper

3. I'm not hungry for success. I am only hungry for good work, and that is how it is with most superstars. Every day I tell myself how fortunate I am to be where I am.
- Akshay Kumar

2. fortunate

adjective. ['ˈfɔrtʃənət, ˈfɔrtʃuːnət'] supremely favored.

Synonyms

  • blest
  • blessed

Antonyms

  • failure
  • unhappiness
  • sad

3. fortunate

adjective. ['ˈfɔrtʃənət, ˈfɔrtʃuːnət'] presaging good fortune.

Synonyms

  • auspicious

Antonyms

  • defeated
  • unproductive
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