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the smart money is on/says...

If the ​smartmoney is on something or says something, that thing is ​considered to be ​likely to ​happen: The ​smartmoney says she'll ​win the ​worldchampionship.
(Definition of the smart money is on/says... from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the smart money is on/says...”
in Chinese (Simplified) 内行认为/高明人士说…
in Chinese (Traditional) 內行認爲/高明人士說…
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