Instead of bombing Syria, we should leverage our military support—much like in Iraq—to encourage an end to the regime.
The leverage that Conan has on them has to do with public relations.
The president-elect seemed to think that this would somehow give Jones some leverage when confronting the generals.
That they will leverage their voices and their power to make real change to improve gender diversity.
The threat of civil unrest against the monarchy, led by al Qaeda, could be the leverage for access to this network.
In this position it is helpless, having no leverage, and merely wriggles about in fruitless struggles to escape.
This gives it leverage, or focus for the outworking of its forces.
On the extreme end of the spar the leverage would be so great that he could not hope to cling there with arms and legs.
In that way he gets a little more "leverage," as it is called.
This contrivance maintains the leverage on each extremity of the beam always at the same distance from the fulcrum.
The amount in which a purchase is paid for in borrowed money. The greater the leverage, the greater the possible gain or potential loss.