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Meaning of “lottery” - Learner’s Dictionary

lottery

noun [C]     /ˈlɒtəri/
B1 a way of making money by selling numbered tickets to people who then have a chance of winning a prize if their number is chosen: the national lotteryGambling and bookmakingTaking risks
Translations of “lottery”
in Arabic يانَصيب…
in Korean 로터리, 복권…
in Malaysian loteri…
in French loterie…
in Turkish piyango, bir tür şans oyunu, kumar…
in Italian lotteria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抽彩,抽獎, 運氣,碰運氣的事…
in Russian лотерея…
in Polish loteria…
in Vietnamese xổ số…
in Spanish lotería…
in Portuguese loteria…
in Thai สลากกินแบ่ง…
in German die Lotterie…
in Catalan loteria…
in Japanese 宝くじ…
in Indonesian undian…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抽彩,抽奖, 运气,碰运气的事…
(Definition of lottery from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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