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plural -es
: a system of betting in which the bettor leaves staked money and its winnings as a further stake : parlay sense 1


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intransitive verb

: to use the paroli in a series of bets

Word History



French, from Italian (Neapolitan dialect), plural of parolo, from Italian (Neapolitan dialect) paro equal, from Latin par

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“Paroli.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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