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English definition of “lean sth against/on sth”

lean sth against/on sth

phrasal verb with lean
 
 
/liːn/ verb (past tense and past participle leaned, also UK leant /lent/)
B2 to put something against a wall or other surface so that it is supported: Lean the ladder against the wall.Slanting, sloping, leaning, tilting
(Definition of lean sth against/on sth phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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