a streak of (good) luck

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a streak of (good) luck

A period of continuous good fortune. We've had a real streak of luck ahead of the build. The planning permission came through very quickly, the bank approved our second loan application, and the weather is supposed to stay sunny and dry for the next few months. With this refund from the IRS, it looks like my streak of good luck is still going!
See also: luck, of, streak

streak of good luck

 and string of good luck
a series of fortunate events. After a series of failures, we started out on a streak of good luck.
See also: good, luck, of, streak
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Then I went down to the wharf and hid my things aboard the up-river boat that we had picked out, and then started back and had another streak of luck.
But it was a streak of luck this week for Cocoa Brown founder Marissa Carter when Kylie Jenner appeared looking a little lined in Cocoa Brown tan.
His streak of luck ended when one of the women approached the Bengaluru Police after he decamped with ` 6 lakh she had lent him.
Xiaomi's Mi3, Mi4 and Mi Pad apart, the company is experiencing a streak of luck with its latest phablet, the Redmi Note.
By streak of luck, Luzon grid may still be spared from brownouts, but its evil twin of power rate hikes may inevitably pester consumers in the coming summer months.
The latest win is part of an amazing streak of luck that has seen two multi-million EuroMillions win in just over a year.
They say a streak of luck - whether bad or good - comes in threes.
More recent additions to this body of literature include the finely nuanced portrait by award-winning author Matthew Josephson, Edison: A Biography (1959), and biographer Robert Conot's A Streak of Luck (1979), in which Conot deftly shows how throughout his life Edison engaged in many projects simultaneously.
This handsome guy, however, believes he came this far on account of a streak of luck.
Bob Ney (R-Ohio), for having his spokesman issue an explanation for a curiosity on his financial disclosure forms, which showed that the representative had reported a $30,000 debt but then experienced a conspicuous streak of luck during a fleeting visit to a private high-stakes casino.
This story comes from A Streak of Luck, the title of which refers to an Edison comment in 1869: "I'll never give up for I may have a streak of luck before I die.
A GOOD Samaritan has enjoyed an amazing streak of luck since he did a stranger a big favour.
Matchup: The Avengers (3-10) are not mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, but they would need a monumental streak of luck to earn the 12th and final spot in the 17-team league.