lucky duck

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lucky duck

An incredibly lucky person; one who falls into good fortune. A: "I won another bet in the basketball tournament—that's three in a row now!" B: "Wow, you lucky duck!" Just when he was looking to take some time away from work to focus on raising his kids, the company began offering really excellent voluntary severance packages to reduce the number of staff. What a lucky duck, huh?
See also: duck, lucky
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Are you feeling like a lucky duck? If so, purchase one or even a flock of them for the Buffalo Grove Rotary Club's annual Duck Race Fundraiser.
A LUCKY duck is recovering after a brush with death.
This mission was to participate in a High School Senior tradition, exhibit school pride and to raise funds for several charities that the membership of this group had worked for in the past," said Valerie Pontbriand, a mother of a Duck 10 and a Lucky Duck, in a letter to both agencies.
For details of a Lucky Duck charity T-shirt, go to www.garnetandgold.com
"He was a lucky duck," aquarium curator Jay Walker said.