Hindi translation of 'lean'
lean /liːn लीन्/
Word forms: leans, leaning, leaned or [Brit also] leant /lent लेन्ट्/, leaner, leanest
1. intransitive verb
When you lean in a particular direction, you bend your body in that direction.
They stopped to lean over a gate.
2. transitive or intransitive verb
If you lean on something, you rest against it so that it partly supports you. If you lean an object somewhere, you place the object so that its weight is partly supported.
के सहारे टिका होना/के सहारे टिकना
Lou was at the bus stop, leaning on her stick.
Lean the plants against a wall.
3. intransitive verb
If you lean towards an idea or a way of behaving, you tend to think or act in that way.
की ओर प्रवृत्त होना
The chairman was leaning in favour of appointing a new manager.
A lean person is thin but looks strong and fit.
Lean meat has very little fat.
A lean period of time is one in which people have little money or success.
It is a lean time for the oil business.
If you lean on someone, you depend on them for support and help.
पर निर्भर होना
का सहारा लेना
You can lean on me.
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Example Sentences Including 'lean'
Finally, she twisted round so she could lean her head against the receiver.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
He was a tall lean Arizonan who wore cowboy boots everywhere he went.Let Not the Deep
Rosie Quantock sensed his annoyance for she said at once,'I'm here for Delia to lean on.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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'lean' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يـَمِيلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: inclinar-se
- Chinese: 倾斜
- Croatian: nasloniti
- Czech: naklonit se naklánět se
- Danish: læne (sig)
- Dutch: leunen
- European Spanish: apoyarse
- Finnish: nojata
- French: se pencher
- German: lehnen
- Greek: γέρνω
- Italian: pendere
- Japanese: もたれる 寄りかかる
- Korean: 기대다
- Norwegian: lene (seg)
- Polish: oprzeć się opierać się
- Portuguese: inclinar-se
- Romanian: a se înclina
- Russian: наклониться
- Spanish: apoyarse
- Swedish: luta (sig)
- Thai: พิง
- Turkish: yaslamak
- Ukrainian: нахилятися нахилитися
- Vietnamese: dựa
Translation of lean from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary