Translation of "lottery" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

lottery

noun uk /ˈlɒt.ər.i/ us /ˈlɑː.t̬ɚ.i/

B1 [ C ] a game, often organized by the state or a charity in order to make money, in which tickets with numbers are sold to people who then have a chance of winning a prize if their number is chosen

抽彩,抽獎

[ S ] disapproving something that depends only on luck and is not fair

運氣,碰運氣的事
Education in England is something of a lottery. 在英格蘭接受教育有點像碰運氣。

(Translation of “lottery” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)