Spanish translation of 'leant'
past tense of verb, past participle of verbof lean1
Example Sentences Including 'leant'
Hyde leant his cheek against the cold bark of a sugar pine, hunched into a crouch, the sniper's rifle across his thighs.The Last Raven
He raced round the bend and Karma leant his shoulder against the frame of the door.Cover Story
Some of them fidgeted nervously with their life-jacket straps, others leant against the bulkhead in fearful silence.Let Not the Deep
Trends of 'leant'
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- (= slope)
⇒ to lean to(wards) the left/right(literal)
estar inclinado hacia la izquierda/derecha(figurative, politics),
inclinarse hacia la izquierda/la derecha
⇒ to lean towards sb's opinion
inclinarse por la opinión de algn
- (for support)
⇒ to lean on/against sth
apoyarse en/contra algo
⇒ to lean on sb(literal)
apoyarse en algn(figurative, = put pressure on),
presionar a algn
⇒ to lean on sb for support(figurative)
contar con el apoyo de algn
⇒ to lean a ladder/a bicycle against a wall
apoyar una escala/una bicicleta contra una pared
⇒ to lean one's head on sb's shoulder
apoyar la cabeza en el hombro de algn
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)
Translation of leant from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary