Adjective "Leant" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Leant


    Definition:

    1. a past participle and simple past tense of lean1 . lean1 [leen] /lin/ Spell Syllables verb (used without object), leaned or (especially British) leant; leaning.

    1. to incline or bend from a vertical position: She leaned out the window.

    2. to incline, as in a particular direction; slant: The post leans to the left. The building leaned sharply before renovation.

    3. to incline in feeling, opinion, action, etc.: to lean toward socialism

    Examples:

    "moneys can be leant."

    "cuts can be leant."

    "banks can be leant."

    "backs can be leant."