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in/out of the running

having/not having a reasonable chance of winning
Translations of “in/out of the running”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有/沒有希望獲勝, 有/沒有成功的機會…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有/没有希望获胜, 有/没有成功的机会…
(Definition of in/out of the running from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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