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Definition of Raffle
RaffleRaffle Raf"fle, n. [See Raff, n. & v., and Raffle.]
Refuse; rubbish; raff. RaffleRaffle Raf"fle, n. [F. rafle; faire rafle to sweep stakes, fr.
rafter to carry or sweep away, rafler tout to sweep stakes;
of German origin; cf. G. raffeln to snatch up, to rake. See
1. A kind of lottery, in which several persons pay, in
shares, the value of something put up as a stake, and then
determine by chance (as by casting dice) which one of them
shall become the sole possessor.
2. A game of dice in which he who threw three alike won all
the stakes. [Obs.] --Cotgrave. RaffleRaffle Raf"fle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Raffled; p. pr. & vb. n.
To engage in a raffle; as, to raffle for a watch.
Raffle Raf"fle, v. t.
To dispose of by means of a raffle; -- often followed by off;
as, to raffle off a horse.
Meaning of Raffle from wikipedia
- A raffle
is a gambling competition
in which people obtain numbered
tickets, each ticket having
a prize. At a set time, the winners...
- The Raffle
(Italian: La Riffa) is a 1991 Italian comedy drama
Laudadio. It marked
the film debut
to: Sir Stamford Raffles
statesman, Lieutenant Governor
of Java and founder
in 1819 Thomas
- Chook raffle
is an Australian tradition
or pubs, a "chook", which
is an Australian slang
term for a chicken. Most often...
- A meat raffle
is a tradition
off meat, often
in pubs and bars in Australia, in some areas
and the USA, and in Western
Italy. A variation
of the game is a po****r form of raffle
in the UK and elsewhere. In Italy, a tombola
is a traditional board
- Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles
, FRS (5 July 1781 – 5 July 1826) was a British
statesman, Lieutenant-Governor of the Dutch
- Raffles Institution
in 1823, is the oldest school
for pre-tertiary education. It is an independent
- Raffles Hotel
is a colonial-style luxury hotel
in the Downtown
of Singapore. It was established
hoteliers, the Sarkies
- A school
is a fund-raising technique
used by schools
in the United
States. In a typical
arrangement, the booster
club sells tickets
to a series...
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