Sentence Examples


  • In 1630 a scheme to bring water from I-Ioddesdon on the Lea was promoted by aid of a lottery licensed by Charles I.
  • He was full of literary projects, and immediately after his return he is said to have increased his fortune immensely by a lucky lottery speculation.
  • I used to play the lottery too.
  • Although the constitution of 1894 expressly declares that " any lottery or the sale of lottery tickets, pool-selling, book-making, or any other kind of gambling " shall not " hereafter be authorized or allowed within the state " and directs the legislature to pass ap administration of the state's insanity law.
  • Further special stipulations regarding the Turkish lottery bonds were made, but these are, as before, omitted.
 

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