English translation of 'alavancar'
1. to lever
2. (figurative: negócios, economia) to kick-start
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'alavancar' in Other Languages
British English: lever VERB
If you lever something in a particular direction, you move it there, especially by using a lot of effort.
Neighbours eventually levered open the door with a crowbar.
British English: leverage VERB
To leverage a company or investment means to use borrowed money in order to buy it or pay for it.
He might feel that leveraging the company at this time would be a mistake.
Translation of alavancar from the Collins Portuguese to English