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Meaning of “be on the cards” in the English Dictionary

"be on the cards" in British English

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be on the cards

UK (US be in the cards)C2 to be ​likely to ​happen: "So you ​think they'll get ​married next ​year?" "I ​think it's on the ​cards."
(Definition of be on the cards from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be on the cards”
in Chinese (Simplified) 很可能发生…
in Turkish olması muhtemel, olası…
in Russian быть предназначенным судьбой…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很可能發生…
in Polish szykować się…
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