Did you know that the prize money is actually on Koichi's head?
I heard that Viet won a one-hundred-million yen cash prize from a horse race during his Japan trip this time.
When do we get our prize money from the funny face competition?
A prize of gold is so old fashioned. We use cash now, which is why this word means cash prize.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.