Meaning of FORTUNE in English

FORTUNE

n.

wealth

1) to accumulate, amass, make a ~

2) to come into, inherit a ~

3) to dissipate, run through, squander a ~

4) an enormous, large, vast ~

5) a family ~

luck

6) to try one's ~

7) the (bad; good) ~ to + inf. (they had the good ~ to find a suitable house quickly; we had the bad ~ to get caught in a storm)

8) (bad; good) ~ that + clause (it was our good ~ that it did not rain)

9) ~ smiled on us

10) a stroke of good ~

fate

11) to tell smb.'s ~

The Bbi combinatory dictionary of English, a guide to word combinations.      Комбинаторный словарь английского языка Bbi. Руководство по словосочетаниям.