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Synonyms of leverage

Noun


1. leverage, purchase, mechanical phenomenon

usage: the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever

2. leverage, advantage, vantage

usage: strategic advantage; power to act effectively; "relatively small groups can sometimes exert immense political leverage"

3. leverage, leveraging, investing, investment

usage: investing with borrowed money as a way to amplify potential gains (at the risk of greater losses)

Verb


1. leverage, supplement

usage: supplement with leverage; "leverage the money that is already available"

2. leverage, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: provide with leverage; "We need to leverage this company"

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