To count your lucky stars In english explanation

The meaning, explanation, definition and origin of the idiom/phrase "to count your lucky stars", English Idiom Dictionary (also found in Vietnamese)

author Jimmy Hung | 2019-09-30 05:09

Meaning of To count your lucky stars


thank one's lucky stars

To count your lucky stars verb phrase

This idiom is often used to express thankfulness or gratitude for one's good luck while avoiding a bad situation.

All the people in that bus counted their lucky stars since no one was hurt after the bad accident.

I nearly bumped into a car in the next lane. You know! I could easily have been in a very bad accident. I should count your lucky stars.

Grammar and Usage of To count your lucky stars

Verb Forms

  • To Count Your Lucky Stars
  • Counted Your Lucky Stars
  • Counting Your Lucky Stars

The verb "count" should be conjugated according to its tense.


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Summit An Idiom

out of earshot (of somebody/something)
Too far away to be able to hear the sound
I was out of earshot and could not know what they were talking.