Translation of "lottery" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈlɒt·ər·i/ us /ˈlɑt̬·ər·i/ plural lotteries

B1 a competition in which people buy tickets with numbers on them and win money if their ticket has a particular number

the national lottery

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


noun /ˈlotəri/ (plural lotteries)

the sharing out of money or prizes won by chance, through drawing lots

Have you ever won anything on the lottery?
They held a public lottery in aid of charity.

(Translation of “lottery” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)