lucky break

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lucky break

 and a nice break; a big break
significant good fortune or opportunity. I need a lucky break about now. She's never had a lucky break. Mary is going to get a big break soon.
See also: break, lucky
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Lucky break: As many tough breaks as the Angels endured during their three-game series in Oakland, they got a big break in their weekend stop in Seattle.