Translation of "lean" - English-Portuguese 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

inclinar-se, apoiar-se
She leaned forward so she could hear better.
Don’t lean out of the window.
adjective /liːn/ us /lin/

thin and healthy

magro, esguio
lean and fit

Lean meat has very little fat on it.


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