from The Century Dictionary.
- To recline; lean; repose.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- intransitive verb obsolete To lean; to recline; to repose.
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- verb obsolete, intransitive To
lean; to recline; to repose.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- verb lean in a comfortable resting position
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