(one) would be lucky(redirected from they'd be lucky)
(one) would be lucky
That is very unlikely to happen or be the case. The phrase is used sarcastically or with a sense of resignation. And just who is going to pay me back for this thing now? I'd be lucky if I get 50 bucks for it at a pawn shop!
See also: lucky
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