Definition for left

adjective as in on west side when facing north

adjective as in politically liberal

Strongest matches

leftist, liberal

Weak matches

advanced, left-wing

adjective as in abandoned

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Example Sentences

You can see your customers on the left, click on them to load the chat window and then respond to their chats.

In the minutes before the Sikorsky helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and seven other passengers crashed in Calabasas, California, its pilot made a left turn.

Moler calculated that Zobayan could have felt as though he was climbing to the right, not diving to the left.

Noting that a member of Congress died after contracting the virus then becomes simply a left-wing smear.

Moving forward, we can’t have a vacuum of radicals on the left or the right.

Not to be left behind, progressives in neighboring Wisconsin clamored to join the cutting edge of public health.

Gay marriage was the hot-button fight on the left and right.

Clad in a blue, striped button-down, a silver watch adorning his left wrist, Huckabee beams on the cover.

Meanwhile, almost exactly 30 years after the trial, the judge left his home to board a steamboat and was never heard from again.

Morris searched for whatever strength was left in his malnourished body.

What need to look to right or left when you are swallowing up free mile after mile of dizzying road?

She is quite true, but not wise, and your left hand must not know what your right hand is doing.

The vision—it had been an instantaneous flash after all and nothing more—had left his mind completely for the time.

She had just left the wharf at Cincinnati for Louisville, with 225 passengers on board, of whom but 124 were saved.

Thus was the man left entirely to the devil, not even his life being reserved, as in the case of Job.


On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to left, such as: larboard, port, south, hard to left, near, and nigh side.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.