Synonyms for leaner
- no fat
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LEANER
Lean as their cattle were, they would be leaner in a short time.
Her white face, in the frame of her mantilla, looked longer, leaner than usual.
Our letters may appear the leaner, but what fat they have is their own.
The leaner the food the better, to restore tone to the stomach and bowels.
So it kept on all the winter—the more it ate the leaner it became.
He was too proud to write again, and he got leaner and leaner and more and more homesick.
He is likely to be a lifter and not a leaner, a doer and not a talker.
For they sometimes make him leaner, and sometimes make him bigger.
She was leaner, more gauntly untidy, more aggressively ill-dressed.
He was leaner than when he left London and there were pouches below his eyes.
"action or state of leaning," 1776, from lean (v.).