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Definition of jackpot noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    jackpot

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈdʒækpɑt//
     
     
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  1. 1a large amount of money that is the most valuable prize in a game of chance to win the jackpot jackpot winners
  2. 2(figurative) Their team hit the jackpot (= was successful) with a 5-0 win.
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