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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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When she got to the cadenza, he laid down his bton, and retired to lean against the door and enjoy it.
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Past thirty all men begin to dry up or fatten, and he was certainly a lean person.
He was a dark impish looking fellow, as lean as Cassius and as crafty and envious as Iago.
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the glory of Jacob shall be made thin, and the fatness of his flesh shall grow lean.
The tall, lean youngster wore a junior pilot's bands on the sleeves of his blue uniform.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
He had a lean, pale face and had been an astrogator until his heart left him in need of Martian gravity.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
My lean and lanky form filled out, and I became familiar with the greeting of my friends: “Why, how well you look!”
"Slap your saddles on them fresh hosses," he grated harshly from the back of a deep-chested, lean-flanked gray.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Lean says, "This was the first instance of such duty having been performed by an engine of that simple construction."

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