avoir du bol

The French expression “avoir du bol” translates literally to “to have some bottom or bowl”.

English meanings:

  • to be lucky

French meanings:

  • avoir de la chanceto be lucky

Example sentences:

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  • J’ai gagné à la loterie et j’ai vraiment du bol ! I won the lottery and I’m really lucky!
  • T’as du bol! Qu’est-ce que t’as fait pour trouver une maison si belle ? You’re lucky! What did you to to find such a beautiful house?

Synonyms expressions:

  • avoir un bol de cocu
  • avoir une veine de cocu

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