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synonyms for left-field

  • disproportionate
  • improper
  • incorrect
  • irrelevant
  • tasteless
  • unseemly
  • unsuitable
  • wrong
  • bad form
  • foot-in-mouth
  • garbage
  • ill-fitted
  • ill-suited
  • ill-timed
  • inapplicable
  • inapropos
  • incongruous
  • inconsonant
  • indecorous
  • inept
  • malapropos
  • off
  • out of line
  • out of place
  • unbecoming
  • unbefitting
  • undue
  • unfit
  • unfitting
  • unmeet
  • unseasonable
  • untimely
  • way-off
  • wrong number

antonyms for left-field

MOST RELEVANT
  • appropriate
  • correct
  • decent
  • fitting
  • good
  • moral
  • proper
  • right
  • suitable
  • OK
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How to use left-field in a sentence

On his 24th birthday, Robles doubled in the third and was knocked in by Turner, then lifted a ball to the left field corner to score Gomes in the fourth.
NATIONALS CAP A LONG DAY WITH A GRITTY 4-3 WIN OVER CUBSJESSE DOUGHERTYMAY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Engineering giant Honeywell burst into the quantum computing race out of left field last year.
HONEYWELL JUST RELEASED DETAILS ABOUT HOW ITS QUANTUM COMPUTER WORKSEDD GENTAPRIL 19, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
This week, Schwarber even jumped — let’s not say “leaped” — above the left field fence to rob a home run.
THIS NATIONALS SPRING HAS BEEN FILLED WITH HAPPY RETURNS. NOW LET’S SEE IF THEY LAST.THOMAS M. BOSWELLMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Perhaps because nobody really knows how to market a film during a pandemic, Barb and Star emerged somewhat out of left field.
WILL THE PANDEMIC SPAWN A NEW GENRE OF CULT CLASSICS? BARB AND STAR SUGGESTS YESSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKMARCH 6, 2021TIME
By then, Harrison was in left field, continuing his ongoing trip around the diamond.
JOSH HARRISON IS THE RIGHT BLEND OF VERSATILITY AND OFFENSE FOR NATIONALSJESSE DOUGHERTYMARCH 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There were times in the past when progress appeared to be lagging, only for it to roar back with some breakthrough that seemed to come entirely out of left field.
WHY IT’S A MISTAKE TO BET AGAINST SILICON VALLEYKATIE MCLEANFEBRUARY 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
When something can come in from left field, it’s very difficult to build a theory of what it might be.
A PHYSICIST’S APPROACH TO BIOLOGY BRINGS ECOLOGICAL INSIGHTSGABRIEL POPKINOCTOBER 13, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Industrial conglomerate Honeywell also burst out of left field earlier this year with what it claims is the world’s most powerful quantum computer.
IBM PLANS TO HAVE A 1,000-QUBIT QUANTUM COMPUTER BY 2023EDD GENTSEPTEMBER 25, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
What need to look to right or left when you are swallowing up free mile after mile of dizzying road?
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
He distinguished himself in several campaigns, especially in the Peninsular war, and was raised to the rank of field marshal.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
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