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lean

noun: the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical; "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"

verb: to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"

verb: cause to lean or incline; "He leaned his rifle against the wall"

verb: have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"

verb: rely on for support; "We can lean on this man"

verb: cause to lean to the side; "Erosion listed the old tree"

adj: lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare

adj: lacking in mineral content or combustible material; "lean ore"; "lean fuel"

adj: containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"

adj: not profitable or prosperous; "a lean year"


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lean

Length: 4 letters

Scrabble value: 4

Words with Friends value: 6

Literati value: 4

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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