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miser

verbe intransitif

  • 1 (parier) miser sur le 2 (au casino)
    to place a bet on the 2
    miser sur un cheval (Hippisme)
    to put money on a horse
    miser à dix contre un
    to bet ten to one
    il a misé sur le cheval gagnant
    he backed the winning horse
    miser sur le mauvais cheval [littéral]
    to bet on the wrong horse
    [figuré]
    to make the wrong choice
    tableau
  • 2 (compter) miser sur la situation/qualité
    to bank on the situation/quality
    miser sur un événement/sa chance/ses efforts
    to count on an event/one's luck/one's efforts
    miser sur quelqu'un
    to place all one's hopes in somebody

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