Phrasal verbs - Meaning of lean on

Phrasal verbs

What does lean on mean?

Here is the meaning of lean on with examples:

"lean on"


1. To depend on or derive support from.
2. To put pressure on.


Check the phrasal verb lean on in a sentence:

1. They have always leaned on each other for support in times of trouble.
2. The boss has been leaning heavily on him to accept the deal.

Check these related pages:

Recommended books