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RAFFLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does raffle mean? 

RAFFLE (noun)
  The noun RAFFLE has 1 sense:

1. a lottery in which the prizes are goods rather than money

  Familiarity information: RAFFLE used as a noun is very rare.


RAFFLE (verb)
  The verb RAFFLE has 1 sense:

1. dispose of in a lottery

  Familiarity information: RAFFLE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


RAFFLE (noun)


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Meaning:

A lottery in which the prizes are goods rather than money

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("raffle" is a kind of...):

drawing; lottery (players buy (or are given) chances and prizes are distributed by casting lots)


RAFFLE (verb)


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Meaning:

Dispose of in a lottery

Classified under:

Verbs of buying, selling, owning

Synonyms:

raffle; raffle off

Context example:

We raffled off a trip to the Bahamas

Hypernyms (to "raffle" is one way to...):

gift; give; present (give as a present; make a gift of)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


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