Definition of Luck it
1. Verb. Act by relying on one's luck.
Generic synonyms: Adventure, Chance, Gamble, Hazard, Risk, Run A Risk, Take A Chance, Take Chances
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Literary usage of Luck it
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1. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"I was pretty sure about my navigation . . . and decided to luck it and set her down —pilot quoted by William L. White, New Republic, 20 Apr. 1942 Just ..."
2. The Boy Scouts' Year Book by Boy Scouts of America (1921)
"By Edward Leonard WITH most of the population of Hangtown everything depended on luck. It didn't matter much how clever a man was or how much he knew. ..."
3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1834)
"And this is what, in all ages, mankind have understood by luck. It is the Fate of Homer, the 3/«n of the Greek Tragedy, the destiny that ..."
4. Encyclopaedia of Superstitions, Folklore, and the Occult Sciences of the edited by Cora Linn Morrison Daniels, Charles McClellan Stevens (1903)
"Going upstairs backwards, changes your luck. It is lucky to wear a gold chain with a pendant cross next to the skin. A piece of loadstone, ..."
5. The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy (1917)
"A woman may have reason, though she is not without heart, and if I felt 'worse luck/ it was no ignoble feeling—it was only too natural. ..."