Recent Examples of sweepstakes from the Web
Because Chanel and Dior gowns will probably fetch high sums, three of the dresses in the auction will be available via a sweepstakes, entered by making a flat donation of $25.
The Property Brothers’ New Furniture Line Has Something for Every Room in the House Habitat for Humanity is also hosting a sweepstakes for building with the Scott brothers in Nashville on April 2nd.
Among what’s planned this coming weekend will be Trump having a private dinner with a sweepstakes winner, reportedly at Mar-a-Lago, his private club.
So, the Stanton sweepstakes continues for now — with baseball's winter meetings set to begin Monday in Orlando, Florida.
By Saturday afternoon, a couple of early favorites had emerged in what is sure to be a crowded sweepstakes for the talented playmaker.
As part of the promotion, Chipotle is also holding a sweepstakes.
Hyundai will also display the 2018 Sonata as part of a sweepstakes.
Anyone who posts their character interactions on Twitter or Instagram by Sept. 3 is entered in a sweepstakes with the grand prize being a trip to the Last Jedi world premiere and a tour of Lucasfilm.
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Origin and Etymology of sweepstakes
First Known Use: 1774See Words from the same year
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