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LEANER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does leaner mean? 

LEANER (noun)
  The noun LEANER has 1 sense:

1. (horseshoes) the throw of a horseshoe so as to lean against (but not encircle) the stake

  Familiarity information: LEANER used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


LEANER (noun)


Sense 1leaner [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(horseshoes) the throw of a horseshoe so as to lean against (but not encircle) the stake

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("leaner" is a kind of...):

throw (the act of throwing (propelling something through the air with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist))

Domain category:

horseshoes; quoits (a game in which iron rings (or open iron rings) are thrown at a stake in the ground in the hope of encircling it)


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