best of luck


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best of luck

A parting wish of encouragement. Best of luck to you in your new endeavor—we'll miss you around the office.
See also: luck, of

best of luck (to someone)

I wish good luck to someone. Alice: Good-bye, Bill. Bill: Goodbye, Alice. Best of luck. Alice: Thanks. Bye. "Good-bye, and the best of luck to you," shouted Mary, waving and crying at the same time.
See also: luck, of

the best of ˈluck (to somebody)

(old-fashioned, informal, often ironic) used to wish somebody luck in an activity, especially one in which they are unlikely to be successful: The four of you are going to live in that tiny apartment? The best of luck to you!
See also: luck, of
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Andrew Flintoff, Nick Knight, Marcus Trescothick, David Gower all wished the team best of luck for the final match against New Zealand.
I can only wish him the best of luck and health now in what will be a long and difficult recovery period.
After the result Can-Linn tweeted: "Well, naturally, we are all extremely disappointed but best of luck to all the Eurovision finalists.
I wish the best of luck to the tournament and hope that fans enjoy watching the other players that will be coming to that great event." Tournament Director, Sd al-Mohannadi, said of her withdrawal, "We are disappointed that Victoria cannot join us at this year's event but we wish her a quick recovery and best of luck for the rest of the season.
"I also take this opportunity to wish Dubai the best of luck in its bid to host Expo 2020.
| KUWAIT, July 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent Sunday cables of congratulations to the winners of the 2013 National Assembly (parliament) elections, wishing them best of luck in their roles to contribute to development of Kuwait.
RODROCKS I wish Coops the very best of luck. He has been a great servant to our club over many years and I''m sure he will give 100% to be a success at Hartlepool as well.
A spokesman for the King's School said: "The headmaster, the staff and all the pupils and in particular the rowing coaches and rowing club, wish Tom the very, very best of luck today.
Best of luck in the last game of the season, and all the best for the new season.
Best of luck with your way of thinking, as 1 will be forced to remember the good old days of skate mags, before the concept of skating was fettered by delusions of grandeur and narcissism on the behalf of many.
Heather Mills has mocked ex-husband Sir Paul McCartney, wishing his new girlfriends "the best of luck".
IARW-WFLO would like to extend congratulations to Merle and wish Atlas the best of luck as it transitions under its new management.
"We wish the best of luck to everyone at the charity that they help."
We wish him the best of luck in his new endeavors!"