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strike it lucky
To have a sudden instance of extremely good fortune. The mother of three struck it lucky when her weekly lotto ticket ending up winning her over $2 million. I thought I'd hit a dead end in the investigation, but I struck it lucky when I bumped into a guy who went to college with the suspect.