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English definition of “lean”

lean

verb
 
 
/liːn/ (past tense and past participle leaned, also UK leant /lent/)
lean (sth) back/forward/out, etc B2 to move the top part of your body in a particular direction: She leaned forward and whispered in my ear. He was leaning out of the window. Lean your head back a bit.Slanting, sloping, leaning, tilting
(Definition of lean verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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