lottery noun

ADJ. national, state

VERB + LOTTERY have, hold We're having a lottery to raise money for homeless families. | win

LOTTERY + VERB raise sth The lottery has raised millions of pounds.

LOTTERY + NOUN ticket | winner | jackpot, prize a £3 million lottery jackpot | funds

PREP. in a/the ~ I won my car in a lottery | on the ~ A couple have scooped £10 million on the national lottery.