• (imp. & p. p.) of Leave
  • (imp. & p. p.) of Leave.
  • (a.) Of or pertaining to that side of the body in man on which the muscular action of the limbs is usually weaker than on the other side; -- opposed to right, when used in reference to a part of the body; as, the left hand, or arm; the left ear. Also said of the corresponding side of the lower animals.
  • (n.) That part of surrounding space toward which the left side of one's body is turned; as, the house is on the left when you face North.
  • (n.) Those members of a legislative assembly (as in France) who are in the opposition; the advanced republicans and extreme radicals. They have their seats at the left-hand side of the presiding officer. See Center, and Right.

Compare left with other words:

laft vs. left

left vs. reft

left vs. weft

leat vs. left

heft vs. left

left vs. lest

eft vs. left

cleft vs. left

deft vs. left

left vs. loft

leet vs. left

left vs. lent

left vs. residuary

left vs. nigh

left vs. leftover

forgot vs. left

left vs. sinistrorse

drop vs. left

exit vs. left

departed vs. left

later vs. left

left vs. miss

breton vs. left

left vs. write

allow vs. left

abandon vs. left

left vs. unless

abandoned vs. left

forgotten vs. left

fon vs. left

left vs. went

leave vs. left

left vs. preorder

left vs. leftward

antistrophe vs. left

ihram vs. left

left vs. levorotatory

larboard vs. left

left vs. unbalanced

left vs. remain

backhanded vs. left

left vs. over

content vs. left

diagonal vs. left

left vs. row

left vs. near

left vs. remaining

left vs. political

ensemble vs. left

left vs. sinistral

left vs. liberal

left vs. sinister

left vs. west

left vs. north

left vs. regular

left vs. right

left vs. port