word of the day


WORD OF THE DAY
Tombolatom-BOH-laPart of speech: nounOrigin: Italian, 19th century
1A game in which people pick tickets out of a revolving drum and certain tickets win immediate prizes, typically played at a fete or fair.
 
Examples of Tombola in a sentence “I hear Jonathan is running the tombola stall at the fair this year.” “The young child was an expert at tombola, always seeming to pick a ticket that won a prize.”