Raffle vs Jaffle - What's the difference?

raffle | jaffle |


As nouns the difference between raffle and jaffle

is that raffle is a drawing, often held as a fundraiser, in which tickets or chances are sold to win a prize while jaffle is (australian|south africa) a toasted sandwich, a toastie.

As a verb raffle

is to award something by means of a raffle or random drawing, often used with off.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

raffle

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A drawing, often held as a fundraiser, in which tickets or chances are sold to win a prize.
  • He entered a raffle to win a lifetime supply of toothpaste, but he did not win.
  • (obsolete) A game of dice in which the player who throws three of the same number wins all the stakes.
  • (Cotgrave)

    Derived terms

    * meat raffle

    Verb

  • To award something by means of a raffle or random drawing, often used with off.
  • They raffled off four gift baskets.
  • To participate in a raffle.
  • to raffle for a watch

    jaffle

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Australian, South Africa) a toasted sandwich, a toastie
  • Derived terms

    * jaffle iron * jaffle maker