Adjective "Jackpots" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jackpots


    Definition:

    1. the chief prize or the cumulative stakes in a game or contest, as in bingo, a quiz contest, or a slot machine.

    2. Poker. a pot that accumulates until a player opens the betting with a pair of predetermined denomination, usually jacks or better. Idioms

    3. an outstanding reward or success.

    4. hit the jackpot, Informal. to achieve a sensational success; have sudden luck: The firm has hit the jackpot with its new line of computers. to win a jackpot.

    Origin:
    jackpot

    Examples:

    "wills can be jackpots."

    "startings can be jackpots."

    "licences can be jackpots."