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the smart money

noun [S] uk   us  
money that is invested (= given to companies hoping to get more back) by experienced investors who know a lot about what they are doing: The smart money is coming back into mortgages as the best investment now.
Translations of “the smart money”
in Chinese (Traditional) 老手投資的錢…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老手投资的钱…
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