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English definition of “lean”

lean

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep]     /liːn/ (leaned or UK also leant, leaned or UK also leant)
B2 to (cause to) slope in one direction, or to move the top part of the body in a particular direction: She leaned forward and whispered something in my ear. I sat down next to Bernard, who leaned over to me and said "You're late." Lean your head back a bit. That fence is leaning to the right.Slanting, sloping, leaning, tilting
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