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A tendency or partiality of a particular kind.‘his early leanings towards socialism’
inclination, tendency, bent, proclivity, propensity, penchant, predisposition, predilection, proneness, partiality, preference, disposition, orientation, bias, attraction, liking, fancy, fondness, tasteweakness, hankering, appetite, thirstView synonyms
- ‘You could eat an entire meal here without realizing that the food has Peruvian leanings.’
- ‘What are some leader leanings liable to leave an organization losing?’
- ‘There's nothing startling about the academy's ideological leanings.’
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