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Synonyms for gear

Synonyms for gear

things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose

to supply what is needed for some activity or purpose

Synonyms for gear

wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed

a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)

equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc

set the level or character of

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6m; bringing gearing down to 12pc and putting it in a strong position to make further investment.
1 million which was used to reduce debt, bringing the gearing down from 178 per cent to 68 per cent.
We want to keep the gearing down and not inhibit our ability to build at Merry Hill or any of our other ventures.
Debt was cut dramatically, with gearing down to 28pc from 84pc last time.
In addition, the sale and leaseback of a Doncaster franchise together with the complete disposal of other outlets, had now taken gearing down from the high levels reached at the year end in May.
This has helped bring gearing down from 74 per cent a year ago to 26 per cent at the end of July.
Car dealer Sanderson Bramall said it was ready for more acquisitions yesterday as it revealed it had brought its gearing down and profits up since the acquisition of Mercedes specialist Charles Sidney.