noun, plural lean-tos.
Origin of lean-to
Related Words for leantoshed, shelter, lean-to, hut, cottage, cabin, encampment, tent, shack, shanty, penthouse, chalet, ranch, lodge, home, bungalow, building, box, apartment, dwelling
Examples from the Web for leanto
Historical Examples of leanto
In making the leanto at home the lightest material should be used.
A leanto for the bivouacker can then be kept down to three pounds.
He must look out to be near plenty of firewood and leanto material.
Be careful not to set the leanto on fire with the sparks from your camp fire.Outdoor Sports and Games
Claude H. Miller
The camp was simply a shed or leanto, open on one side, and in front of this shed the fire was built of beech and maple logs.Fifty Years a Hunter and Trapper
Eldred Nathaniel Woodcock