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  Words related to leverage

Related / Similar Words: leveraging, purchase

 

Definition:
  • investing with borrowed money as a way to amplify potential gains (at the risk of greater losses);
  • strategic advantage; power to act effectively; "relatively small groups can sometimes exert immense political leverage";
  • the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever;
  • provide with leverage; "We need to leverage this company";
  • supplement with leverage; "leverage the money that is already available";

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    Hyponyms: bargaining chip

     

    Derivational Morphology: pry, prise, prize, lever, jimmy, leveraging

     

     
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