Adjective "leanings" definition and examples

(Leanings may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈliːnɪŋ/

Definitions and examples

noun

A tendency or partiality of a particular kind.
  1. 'You could eat an entire meal here without realizing that the food has Peruvian leanings.'
  2. 'There's nothing startling about the academy's ideological leanings.'

More definitions

1. inclination; tendency: strong literary leanings.

More examples(as adjective)

"traits can be leanings."

Origin

(leaning)