as luck would have it


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as luck would have it

by good or bad luck; as it turned out; by chance. As luck would have it, we had a flat tire. As luck would have it, the check came in the mail today.
See also: have, luck

as luck would have it

How things turned out, as it happened, as in As luck would have it he missed his train, or The check arrived in time, as luck would have it. The luck referred to can mean either good fortune or bad. [Late 1500s]
See also: have, luck

as luck would have it

As it turned out; as it happened: As luck would have it, it rained the day of the picnic.
See also: have, luck