lean

Lean \Lean\, v. t. [From {Lean}, v. i.; AS. hl[=ae]nan, v. t., fr. hleonian, hlinian, v. i.] To cause to lean; to incline; to support or rest. --Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster] His fainting limbs against an oak he leant. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]