lean (sth) against/on sth
— phrasal verb with lean uk /liːn/ us /liːn/ verb [ I or T, usually + adv/prep ] leaned or UK also leant, leaned or UK also leant
- The nurse saw him falter and made him lean on her.
- I leaned the wood against the wall.
- Lean on the back of the chair.
- I need something to lean my back against.
- Don't lean on me.