OTHER WORDS FROM leveragenon·lev·er·aged, adjectiveun·lev·er·aged, adjective
How to use leverage in a sentence
The shock move comes after China’s regulators warned that Jack Ma’s firm faces increased scrutiny and will be subject to the same restrictions on capital and leverage as banks.Shanghai stock exchange to suspend $35 billion listing for Ant Group|kdunn6|November 3, 2020|Fortune
Near Me’s fast start is part of a bigger push by Tegna’s digital team to better leverage user-generated content captured by its audience.‘Something inherently local’: Tegna leans into user-generated content on linear and digital with ‘Near Me’|Max Willens|October 29, 2020|Digiday
These findings highlight publishers’ growing appetite to leverage data to get closer to their customers.Publishers must strengthen their relationships with brands and customers|LiveRamp|October 29, 2020|Digiday
The position gave Courtney leverage to get hired at the National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center, where he had the power to make good on his promises by steering government contracts.How a ‘diabolical’ former DEA staffer conned the intelligence community|Rachel Weiner|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
Among her goals as mayor is to use the Micron plant expansion as leverage to bring in more employers and to spur economic development in the lower-income Georgetown South neighborhood, Davis-Younger said.In blue N.Va., Democrats eye a mayoral seat long held by the GOP|Antonio Olivo|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
It's leveraging its user base to make it more the algorithm more intelligent.
Zelaya's ouster was controversial, and his supporters counted on leveraging his image as a coup victim into a sympathy vote.Honduras Presidential Election Passes Over Chavez Loyalists|Mac Margolis|November 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Unashamed about his wealth—made from sweat not speculation, he claimed—he worked at leveraging fortune into celebrity.The Rise And Fall Of Brazilian Billionaire Eike Batista|Mac Margolis|November 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Advertisers—and the weather sites—are leveraging the obsession.It’s Not a Storm Until the Weather Channel Names It|David Freedlander|March 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Obama is leveraging this to its maximum potential, even more than in 2008.
British Dictionary definitions for leverage
Cultural definitions for leverage
The amount in which a purchase is paid for in borrowed money. The greater the leverage, the greater the possible gain or potential loss.