Raffler vs Raffle - What's the difference?

raffler | raffle |


As nouns the difference between raffler and raffle

is that raffler is one who raffles while raffle is a drawing, often held as a fundraiser, in which tickets or chances are sold to win a prize.

As a verb raffle is

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

raffler

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who raffles.
  • (Webster 1913)

    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