streak of bad luck

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streak of bad luck

 and string of bad luck
a series of events that are only bad luck. After a long string of bad luck, we finally got a lucky break.
See also: bad, luck, of, streak
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But when the superstitious crew looks for someone to blame after a string of bad luck, rescue comes from an unlikely source," the logline teases.
Biz Buzz learned that Solaire's security staff recently busted a ring of so-called 'loan sharks'-mostly overseas Chinese, many of them undocumented, we were told-who prey (or tried to prey) on the casino's foreign clients having a string of bad luck at the gaming tables.
I heard you had a string of bad luck when you first moved to Long Beach.
But they both lost their jobs close to the birth of their first child and since then, a string of bad luck and sometimes bad judgment has pushed them into poverty.
Following a string of bad luck on the previous three events - including a water pump failure in the last round in Poland - Evans is keen to prove himself in Finland.
A naive farmer, Bez Sullivan struggles to raise crops, but after several failed harvests and a string of bad luck, he makes a deal with Scratch, the Devil, to save his family's farm.
But she becomes a cleaner who has a string of bad luck.
47 Nissan-powered Oreca 05 had to fight hard to see off their rivals, especially the Ligiers, which were hit by a string of bad luck.
He gets great mileage out of the main character's string of bad luck and bad decisions, while keeping him relatable enough.
After a string of bad luck, that's something that couldn't happen to a nicer guy.
I continued trying out for more things amid my string of bad luck throughout high school.
The PS2m TFM Soundworks has been hit by a string of bad luck.
Jarrah thinks he is leaving a string of bad luck behind him when he arrives in New York on 10 September, 2001.
A string of bad luck can be washed away with a handy wipe, but so can a string of good luck.