English dictionary definition of:

lean


Noun

  • the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical

Verb

  • to incline or bend from a vertical position
  • cause to lean or incline
  • have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined
  • rely on for support
  • cause to lean to the side

Adjective

  • lacking excess flesh
  • lacking in mineral content or combustible material
  • containing little excess
  • not profitable or prosperous

Thesaurus

angle   inclination   incline   leaning   list   run   skimpy   slant   tend   thin   tilt   tip  

Scrabble score for lean


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 16:53:32 on 11-02-20

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