Dictionary Results for lean


1. lean - noun

· the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical; "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"

Synonym(s): tilt, list, inclination, leaning

Hypernym(s): position, spatial_relation




2. lean - verb

· to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"

Synonym(s): tilt, tip, slant, angle

Hypernym(s): bend, flex




3. lean - verb

· cause to lean or incline; "He leaned his rifle against the wall"

Hypernym(s): put, set, place, pose, position, lay




4. lean - verb

· have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"

Synonym(s): tend, be_given, incline, run

Hypernym(s): be




5. lean - verb

· rely on for support; "We can lean on this man"

Hypernym(s): trust




6. lean - verb

· cause to lean to the side; "Erosion listed the old tree"

Synonym(s): list

Hypernym(s): move




7. lean - adjective

· lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare

Synonym(s): thin




8. lean - adjective

· lacking in mineral content or combustible material; "lean ore"; "lean fuel"

Antonym(s): rich




9. lean - adjective

· containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"

Synonym(s): skimpy




10. lean - adjective

· not profitable or prosperous; "a lean year"





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