1. Lacking excess flesh (synset 300991420)
    "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"
  2. Lacking in mineral content or combustible material (synset 302034381)
    "lean ore"; "lean fuel"
  3. Containing little excess (synset 302345258)
    "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"
  4. Not profitable or prosperous (synset 301878342)
    "a lean year"
  1. The property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical (synset 105075249)
    "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"
  1. To incline or bend from a vertical position (synset 202042202)
    "She leaned over the banister"
  2. Cause to lean or incline (synset 201609495)
    "He leaned his rifle against the wall"
  3. Have a tendency or disposition to do or be something;
    Be inclined (synset 202725274)
    "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"
  4. Rely on for support (synset 200690162)
    "We can lean on this man"
  5. Cause to lean to the side (synset 202042858)
    "Erosion listed the old tree"

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