Definitions for "Leaning"
The act, or state, of inclining; inclination; tendency; as, a leaning towards Calvinism.
An action used by paddlers to tilt the boat this assists with turning and steering. The paddler leans from the upright position rather like a cyclist turning a corner.
an inclination to do something; "he felt leanings toward frivolity"
Keywords:  resting, support
resting against a support