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sweepstakes

variants: also sweep-stake

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1 an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another

  • in last week's box office sweepstakes a quirky little comedy handily bested Hollywood's latest special effects extravaganza
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2 a competitive encounter between individuals or groups carried on for amusement, exercise, or in pursuit of a prize

  • regards the music awards as nothing more than a popularity sweepstakes
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