leaning Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “leaning” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [C]
a belief or idea: [usually plural] I don't know what his political leanings are.Opinions, beliefs and points of view
Translations of “leaning”
in Chinese (Traditional) (指信念、意見等的)傾向性…
in Russian взгляд, склонность…
in Turkish inanç, eğilim, meyil…
in Chinese (Simplified) (指信念、意见等的)倾向性…
in Polish skłonność…
(Definition of leaning from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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