parlay Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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parlayverb [T]

uk   /ˈpɑː.li/  us   /ˈpɑːr.leɪ/ mainly US
to use or ​developmoney, ​skills, etc. in a way that makes more ​money or ​leads to ​success: They parlayed a ​smallinheritance into a ​vastfortune.
(Definition of parlay from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parlay”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使增值,使产生效益…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使增值,使產生效益…
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