leaning, propensity, tendency(noun)
an inclination to do something
"he felt leanings toward frivolity"
proclivity, propensity, leaning(noun)
a natural inclination
"he has a proclivity for exaggeration"
tilt, list, inclination, lean, leaning(noun)
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"
the act of deviating from a vertical position
atilt, canted, leaning, tilted, tipped(adj)
departing or being caused to depart from the true vertical or horizontal
"the leaning tower of Pisa"; "the headstones were tilted"
the act, or state, of inclining; inclination; tendency; as, a leaning towards Calvinism
The numerical value of leaning in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of leaning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of leaning in a Sentence
I am leaning more towards Bernie but I have never heard anything that Hillary has to say besides the debates.
Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.
I thought I had my mind made up 100 % for Biden, but then in the debate the other night I was really impressed with Amy Klobuchar. So now I'm not sure, i've been leaning toward Biden. But I haven't really been impressed with Cedric Richmond in the debates, so I want to see Cedric Richmond in person.
It seems like each time Democratic National Committee gets involved in a primary they support the establishment Democrats instead of the party's left leaning progressives, it would be nice if, at some point, calls for unity also mean supporting the left wing of the party.
It was really cold and rainy, and he’s just sitting out there leaning against a tree.
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