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Simply put, I'm looking for a word that would mean "That which defies the odds" or "he who defies the odds", or anything similar to that. It would have to be an adjective. Perhaps there isnt an english word for it? Thank you in advance!

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    You want a word other than 'lucky'? Dec 31 '19 at 17:17
  • 'Survivor' carries the strong connotation (at least) of surviving when not expected to. Dec 31 '19 at 17:41
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    miraculous, perhaps.
    – mkennedy
    Dec 31 '19 at 18:25
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How about -

Unexpected

adjective
: not expected or regarded as likely to happen.

(From Lexico)

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serendipity NOUN
The occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way.
Lexico

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Why not the obvious? “The odds-defying X”. Or “improbable “

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