lightning never strikes twice in the same place

lightning never strikes twice in the same place
The same accident does not happen twice; the same person does not have the same luck again. - A proverb. * /Billy won a pony in the contest last year, but lightning never strikes twice in the same place./

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  • lightning never strikes twice in the same place — The same accident does not happen twice; the same person does not have the same luck again. A proverb. * /Billy won a pony in the contest last year, but lightning never strikes twice in the same place./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • lightning never strikes twice (in the same place) — phrase used for saying that something bad or unusual is not likely to happen again in the same place or to the same person Thesaurus: not likely to happensynonym general words meaning to happensynonym Main entry: lightning …   Useful english dictionary

  • lightning\ never\ strikes\ twice\ in\ the\ same\ place — proverb the same accident does not happen twice; the same person does not have the same luck again. Billy won a pony in the contest last year, but lightning never strikes twice in the same place …   Словарь американских идиом

  • lightning never strikes twice in the same place — proverb an unusual situation or event is unlikely to happen again in exactly the same circumstances or to the same person …   Useful english dictionary

  • lightning never strikes twice — lightning never strikes (the same place) twice used to say that a very unusual event is not likely to happen again to the same person or in the same place • • • Main Entry: ↑lightning lightning never strikes (the same place) twice see ↑lightning …   Useful english dictionary

  • lightning never strikes the same place twice — 1857 P. H. MYERS Prisoner of Border xii. They did not hit me at all... Lightning never strikes twice in the same place, nor cannon balls either, I presume. 1942 P. WILDE Tinsley’s Bones x. The Witness: They say that lightning never strikes twice… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • lightning never strikes the same place twice — lightning never strikes (the same place) twice used to say that a very unusual event is not likely to happen again to the same person or in the same place • • • Main Entry: ↑lightning lightning never strikes (the same place) twice see ↑lightning …   Useful english dictionary

  • lightning never strikes (in the same place) twice — idiom (saying) an unusual or unpleasant event is not likely to happen in the same place or to the same people twice Main entry: ↑lightningidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • in the same place — See: LIGHTNING NEVER STRIKES TWICE IN THE SAME PLACE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the same place — See: LIGHTNING NEVER STRIKES TWICE IN THE SAME PLACE …   Dictionary of American idioms

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