Cite

Synonyms of fortunate

Adjective


1. fortunate (vs. unfortunate), better off(predicate), felicitous, happy, fortuitous, good, well(predicate), heaven-sent, providential, miraculous, lucky, well-off, lucky, privileged, successful

usage: having unexpected good fortune; "other, less fortunate, children died"; "a fortunate choice"

2. fortunate, golden, blessed (vs. cursed), blest

usage: supremely favored; "golden lads and girls all must / like chimney sweepers come to dust"

3. fortunate, rosy, auspicious (vs. inauspicious)

usage: presaging good fortune; "she made a fortunate decision to go to medical school"; "rosy predictions"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: fortunate (Dictionary)