the smart money is on/says... definition, meaning - what is the smart money is on/says... in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “the smart money is on/says...”

See all translations

the smart money is on/says...

If the smart money is on something or says something, that thing is considered to be likely to happen: The smart money says she'll win the world championship.
Translations of “the smart money is on/says...”
in Chinese (Traditional) 內行認爲/高明人士說…
in Chinese (Simplified) 内行认为/高明人士说…
(Definition of the smart money is on/says... from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

May I sit here? Asking for and giving permission.

by Liz Walter,
June 03, 2015
We often find ourselves in situations where we need to ask for permission or to reply to people who ask us for permission. Here are some words and phrases to help you do this in a natural way. The simplest way to ask for permission is with the modal verb can: Can

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More