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fortuitous
used in Lucky by Sebold

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Definition
occurring by happy chance
  • When the chair called and Zulma handed me the phone, I had never been more surprised by what I took then to be the fortuitousness of drinking.
    Aftermath (12% in)
fortuitousness = when things happen by happy chance

(Editor's note:  The suffix "-ness" converts an adjective to a noun that means the quality of. This is the same pattern you see in words like darkness, kindness, and coolness.)
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