Bedeutung von "lean on sb/sth" - als Fremdsprache

lean on sb/sth

phrasal verb with lean uk us /liːn/ verb (past tense and past participle leaned, also UK leant /lent/)

to use someone or something to help you, especially in a difficult situation:

Her mother had always leaned on her for support.

(Definition von "lean on sb/sth" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)