adverb see lean III

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  • Leanly — Lean ly, adv. Meagerly; without fat or plumpness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • leanly — Ⅰ. lean [1] ► VERB (past and past part. leaned or chiefly Brit. leant) 1) be in or move into a sloping position. 2) (lean against/on) incline from the perpendicular and rest against. 3) (lean on) rely on for sup …   English terms dictionary

  • leanly — See lean2. * * * …   Universalium

  • leanly — adverb In a lean way …   Wiktionary

  • leanly — adv. thinly; meagerly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • leanly — adverb : in a lean manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • lean — I. verb (leaned; leaning) Etymology: Middle English lenen, from Old English hleonian; akin to Old High German hlinēn to lean, Greek klinein, Latin clinare Date: before 12th century intransitive verb 1. a. to incline, deviate, or bend from a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Joseph Wheeler (musicologist) — Joseph Hugh Wheeler (1927 11 October 1977) was a British musician and musicologist.A civil servant by profession, Wheeler s most famous work was his realisation of Gustav Mahler s Tenth Symphony which he began in 1952 and took him some thirteen… …   Wikipedia

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  • Carlos Buhler — (born in Harrison, New York in 1954) is one of America s leading high altitude moutaineers. Buhler s specialty is extreme mountaineering, practiced mostly by Russians and Eastern Europeans, where he climbs with small teams, no oxygen, minimal… …   Wikipedia

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