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See definition of leaned on Dictionary.com
  • verbbend, angle toward
  • verbbe disposed
  • verbcount, depend on

synonyms for leaned

  • bow
  • cock
  • drift
  • incline
  • nod
  • prop
  • recline
  • slant
  • tilt
  • tip
  • twist
  • veer
  • beetle
  • cant
  • careen
  • curve
  • decline
  • deflect
  • dip
  • divert
  • droop
  • heel
  • jut
  • list
  • overhang
  • pitch
  • place
  • repose
  • rest
  • roll
  • sag
  • sheer
  • sink
  • slope
  • turn
  • be off
  • be slanted
  • bear on
  • fasten on
  • hang on
  • put weight on
  • rest on
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antonyms for leaned

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  • straighten
  • ascend
  • energize
  • forget
  • increase
  • rise
  • dislike
  • disregard
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How to use leaned in a sentence

When we were mounted Mac leaned over and muttered an admonitory word for Piegan's ear alone.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The Seneschal leaned back, and was concerned to feel his pulses throbbing a shade too quickly.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The baron turned full upon him, and leaned his shoulders against the iron door of the recess.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
And Tony leaned over as he talked, bringing their lips within whispering distance.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He leaned against that same stone column, thinking, searching in his mind, feeling acutely.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The words of her daughter had put the Marchioness to silence, and she leaned upon the shoulder of Louis, drowned in tears.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
A patch of light fell clear on the side of the trap, and on Longcluse's ungloved hand as he leaned on it.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
To solve this one I stopped on the tavern steps, leaned against a pillar, and gazed through the dozing village.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Tom sat down as he said this, and, uttering a sort of groan, leaned his back against a tree.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The stranger set one hand upon the table, and leaned forward towards Garnache.
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