Raffle

Noun

  • (obsolete) A game of dice in which the player who throws three of the same number wins all the stakes.
  • refuse; rubbish
  • A drawing, often held as a fundraiser, in which tickets or chances are sold to win a prize.

    "He entered a raffle to win a lifetime supply of toothpaste, but he did not win."

Verb

  • (transitive) To award something by means of a raffle or random drawing, often used with off.

    "They raffled off four gift baskets."

  • (intransitive) To participate in a raffle.

    "to raffle for a watch"

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