Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “parlay”

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,使產生效益
They parlayed a small inheritance into a vast fortune.
他們把一小筆遺產增值為一大筆財富。
Making progress and advancingBecoming better
(Definition of parlay from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “parlay” in other dictionaries

Translations of “parlay”

Word of the Day

from the word go

from the start of something

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More