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door prize

Syllabification: door prize

Definition of door prize in English:

noun

A prize awarded by lottery to the holder of a ticket purchased or distributed at a dance, party, or other function.
Example sentences
  • At the Cabaret there will be a raffle for prizes, and on your tickets a door prize so do come along and enjoy a great night and support a good cause.
  • Door tickets still on sale by committee members and even if not attending the event, you can still purchase a ticket and enter the door prize draw for three nice prizes.
  • There will be a door prize and raffle prizes on offer.

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