leaning Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “leaning” in the English Dictionary

"leaning" in British English

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leaningnoun [C usually plural]

uk   us   /ˈliː.nɪŋ/
a ​particular set of ​beliefs, ​opinions, etc. that someone ​prefers: I don't ​know what his ​political leanings are.
(Definition of leaning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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leaningnoun [C usually pl]

 us   /ˈli·nɪŋ/
a ​tendency to have ​positivefeelings or ​attitudes about ​beliefs or ​opinions of a ​particularkind: Conservative ​groupsrated Congressional ​members for ​theirliberal leanings.
(Definition of leaning from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “leaning”
in Chinese (Simplified) (指信念、意见等的)倾向性…
in Turkish inanç, eğilim, meyil…
in Russian взгляд, склонность…
in Chinese (Traditional) (指信念、意見等的)傾向性…
in Polish skłonność…
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