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1left/ˈlɛft/adjective
1left
/ˈlɛft/
adjective
Learner's definition of LEFT  
always used before a noun
: located on the same side of your body as your heart
   b  : done with your left hand
— opposite right
: located nearer to the left side of your body than to the right

two left feet

— see 1foot
2left/ˈlɛft/adverb
2left
/ˈlɛft/
adverb
Learner's definition of LEFT  
: toward the left
   b  : toward the political Left
US  : using the left hand
— opposite right

left and right

or Britishleft, right, and centre
: in a very quick and uncontrolled way : in all directions
3left/ˈlɛft/noun
plurallefts
3left
/ˈlɛft/
noun
plurallefts
Learner's definition of LEFT  
[noncount]  : a location closer to the left side of your body than to the right : the left side — often used with on — often used with to
[count]  : a turn or movement toward the left
[count]  : a punch made with the left hand
the Left  : political groups who favor sharing money and property more equally among the members of a society : political groups who support liberal or socialist policies
   b  the left  : the position of people who support the beliefs and policies of the political Left
— compare rightsee also the far left at 2far
4left/ˈlɛft/
4left
/ˈlɛft/
Learner's definition of LEFT  
past tense and past participle of 1leave
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