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A meaningless buzzword forged from the furnaces of Hell by Satan's wordsmiths. It used to mean 'use efficiently' or 'share', but today it is inserted into every other sentence in the IT business world to make typical ideas and sentences sound grander.
Let's be proactive in saving our clients money by leveraging our assets over all of our outsourcing accounts.

If we leverage our human capital on these two deals, we can realize some soft dollar savings.
by Ruthless Brad October 29, 2005
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"allow it" means to just leave something alone, or don't worry about it. People in West London say this quite often.
Ahmed: Wanna walk to the station?
Joseph: Nah, allow it blud, can't be arsed, I'mma get the bus.
by ak47 February 27, 2004
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A buzzword used by management and those who aspire to become management. It used to describe an advantage gained by using a tool. Later it became a term used to describe corporate debt. For example, a leveraged buy-out is one where the buyer has to borrow money in order to buy the other company.

After much mis-use, the word leverage no-longer describes anything or have any meaning to anyone who has ever worked in an office.

in business circles this word is most commonly used in place of the word 'use'.
Steve: Can we take this off-line, I'm hungry. I'm going to leverage a sandwich.
Paula: Great idea, I could also leverage some food.
Steve: Come on then, we can leverage my car to get to the sandwich leverager.
Paula: Good leverage, we should leverage your leverage so we'll leverage
Steve: Leverage
by thepreacher May 15, 2006
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When you have an erection in the morning and you go to piss your heals come off the ground as you push down.
Fuck, the leverage I got this morning while trying to pee would make Chris Angel jealous.
by Christian Michaels May 01, 2018
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to use external intangible politics for your avantage.
he got the deal because he leveraged his existing relationship with the factory.
by vic digacomo November 24, 2005
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A parenting tactic that makes them financially control their children in which they'll decide what their children's decisions according to what's financially beneficial to them.
I finally moved out of my parent's house and escaped their leverage now I can do whatever the fuck I want.
by Dubiks January 12, 2019
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This is an object or an idea that gives the user an advantage in dealmaking
bramwell used his leverage to avoid death
by ilovthegays May 23, 2020
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