how to pronounce lean

/ˈliːn/

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The above transcription of lean is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

lean is pronounced in one syllable

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of lean

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An example use of lean in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… party court because you lean you've been …”

meaning of lean

Lean means to be thin and not have much body fat.

words with pronunciation similar to lean

leansmienleanedteenweanmeanleavekeenleaseleek

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