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overleverage

[ oh-ver-lev-er-ij, ‐lee-ver‐ ]
/ ˌoʊ vərˈlɛv ər ɪdʒ, ‐ˈli vər‐ /
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verb (used with or without object), o·ver·lev·er·aged, o·ver·lev·er·ag·ing.

to get into too much debt: The hotel was overleveraged and had an insufficient cash flow.

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