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Pol. Łuck, city (1989 pop. 198,000), capital of Volyn region (see Volhynia), Ukraine, a port on the Styr River. Its industries produce scientific instruments, food products, and textiles.
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In The Tough Luck Constitution, Koppelman writes that Barnett "wants to privatize schools, prisons, courts, streets, parks, and the police.
Mind if you've been wicked and evil as well, Tough luck, you're bound for hell
That was tough luck on Graham Welsh of East Kilbride who needed to win outright to lift the prize.
Tough luck on Lauren Platt after she fell at the X Factor's semi-final hurdle.
Despite some tough luck they at least finished with a win with goals from Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko, Miralem Pjanic and Avdija Vrsajevic, with Reza Ghoochannejhad's late consolation never enough to push Iran through to the last 16.
It was still tough luck for head coach Richard Gunney.
To my mind, the starting stalls are part of the race, and if you fail to leave them then it's tough luck - just as it is if a jumps horse falls, gets brought down, gets interfered with or encounters one of numerous other hindrances on the way around.
It was tough luck but Middlesbrough's leveller was just as fortunate.
It was tough luck on the Quakers, who had matched the tabletoppers for long spells as their own six-game unbeaten streak in the league finally ground to a halt.
It was tough luck on Shrewsbury, who did enough to clinch at least a point.