Translation of "lean" - English-Italian dictionary


verb /liːn/ us /lin/ past tense and past participle UK/US leaned, UK leant

to move the top part of your body in a particular direction

pendere, inclinarsi, piegarsi, appoggiarsi, sporgersi
She leaned forward so she could hear better. Si è chinata in avanti per sentire meglio.
Don’t lean out of the window. Non ti sporgere dalla finestra.
adjective /liːn/ us /lin/

thin and healthy

lean and fit snello e in forma

Lean meat has very little fat on it.


(Translation of “lean” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)