The mystery of his wealth had been discovered months ago—he'd won a sweepstake fortune.
Entering a café with O'Flaherty was like a blindfold draw in a sweepstake of identities.
In the following year the earl established a sweepstake of 50 sovs.
Here we are just getting up a sweepstake for the next race; hand over a rupee and try to get up an interest in it.
To flatter its ...