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parlay

verb [T]
 
/ˈpɑː.li/ US  /ˈpɑːr.leɪ/ mainly US
to use or develop money, skills, etc. in a way that makes more money or leads to success
使增值,使产生效益
They parlayed a small inheritance into a vast fortune.
他们把一小笔遗产增值为了一大笔财富。
Making progress and advancingBecoming better
Translations of “parlay”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使增值,使產生效益…
(Definition of parlay from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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