lean

phonetic symbol: / lín / 
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lean - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
inclination , leaning , list , tilt

[ verb ]
■ rely on for support
e.g.)
・We can lean on this man

[ verb ]
■ cause to lean or incline
e.g.)
・He leaned his rifle against the wall

[ verb ]
■ to incline or bend from a vertical position
e.g.)
・She leaned over the banister
angle , slant , tilt , tip

[ verb ]
■ cause to lean to the side
list

[ verb ]
■ have a tendency or disposition to do or be something
■ be inclined
be given , incline , run , tend

[ adjective ]
■ lacking excess flesh
e.g.)
・Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look
thin

[ adjective satellite ]
■ not profitable or prosperous
e.g.)
・a lean year

[ adjective ]
■ lacking in mineral content or combustible material
e.g.)
・lean ore
・lean fuel

[ adjective satellite ]
■ containing little excess
e.g.)
・a lean budget
skimpy

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