In practice, he leant constantly towards laxity.
The Jacobins leant on the revolutionary commune and the mob of Paris; the Girondins leant on the thriving burghers of the provincial cities.
Since then he's leant his voice to several animated series' including Oswald and Family Guy.
This weak king leant for support upon the nobles of Burgundy and Austrasia, impatient as they were of obedience to a woman and the representative of Rome.
As she leant hopelessly against a wall, it miraculously fell inwards to make a niche for her.