[ verb ] rest on for support


"you can lean on me if you get tired"

Used in print

(Clifford H. Pope, The Giant Snakes....)

The third level leans_on a belief that a_lot of smoke means some fire .

(Arthur Miller, "The Prophecy," in The Best...)

She fell_asleep leaning_on her hand , hearing the house creaking as_though it were a living a private life of its own these two hundred years , hearing the birds rustling in their cages and the occasional whirring of wings as one of them landed on the table and walked across the newspaper to perch in the crook of her arm .

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