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the smart money

noun [S] uk   us  
money that is invested (= given to companies hoping to get more back) by experienced investors who know a lot about what they are doing: The smart money is coming back into mortgages as the best investment now.
Translations of “the smart money”
in Chinese (Traditional) 老手投資的錢…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老手投资的钱…
(Definition of the smart money from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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