happy-go-lucky

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happy-go-lucky

adj.
Taking things easy; carefree.
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happy-go-lucky

adj
carefree or easy-going
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hap′py-go-luck′y



adj.
trusting cheerfully to luck; happily unworried or unconcerned.
[1665–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.happy-go-lucky - cheerfully irresponsiblehappy-go-lucky - cheerfully irresponsible; "carefree with his money"; "freewheeling urban youths"; "had a harum-scarum youth"
irresponsible - showing lack of care for consequences; "behaved like an irresponsible idiot"; "hasty and irresponsible action"
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happy-go-lucky

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Translations

happy-go-lucky

[ˈhæpɪgəʊˈlʌkɪ] ADJdespreocupado
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happy-go-lucky

[ˈhæpɪgəʊˌlʌkɪ] adjspensierato/a
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happy

(ˈhӕpi) adjective
1. having or showing a feeling of pleasure or contentment. a happy smile; I feel happy today.
2. willing. I'd be happy to help you.
3. lucky. By a happy chance I have the key with me.
ˈhappiness noun
ˈhappily adverb
The child smiled happily; Happily, (= Fortunately,) she arrived home safely.
ˌhappy-go-ˈlucky adjective
not worrying about what might happen. cheerful and happy-go-lucky.
happy medium
a sensible middle course between two extreme positions. I need to find the happy medium between starving and over-eating.
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