Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) tilt, list, inclination, lean, leaning (the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical) "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"
- S: (v) lean, tilt, tip, slant, angle (to incline or bend from a vertical position) "She leaned over the banister"
- S: (v) lean (cause to lean or incline) "He leaned his rifle against the wall"
- S: (v) tend, be given, lean, incline, run (have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined) "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"
- S: (v) lean (rely on for support) "We can lean on this man"
- S: (v) list, lean (cause to lean to the side) "Erosion listed the old tree"
- S: (adj) thin, lean (lacking excess flesh) "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
- S: (adj) lean (lacking in mineral content or combustible material) "lean ore"; "lean fuel"
- S: (adj) lean, skimpy (containing little excess) "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"
- S: (adj) lean (not profitable or prosperous) "a lean year"