Meaning of lolly scramble in English:

lolly scramble


  • 1New Zealand A game in which sweets are thrown for children to scramble for.

    • ‘after the meal there were sports and lolly scrambles for the children’
    1. 1.1A situation in which individuals or groups compete in a childish or undignified manner for a share of available money or resources.
      • ‘there'll be the usual desperate election-year lolly scramble’