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make capital out of sth

to use a ​situation to get an ​advantage for yourself: The Opposition is making a lot of political capital out of the government's ​failure to ​invest in ​education.
(Definition of make capital out of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make capital out of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 从…中获益(或赢得好处), 利用…
in Chinese (Traditional) 從…中獲益(或贏得好處), 利用…
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