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Overview of noun left

The noun left has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (19) left

(location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east; "she stood on the left")

2. (2) left, left wing

(those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare)

3. (2) left, left hand

(the hand that is on the left side of the body; "jab with your left")

4. (2) left field, leftfield, left

(the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's left; "the batter flied out to left")

5. left

(a turn toward the side of the body that is on the north when the person is facing east; "take a left at the corner")


Overview of noun leave

The noun leave has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) leave, leave of absence

(the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty; "a ten day's leave to visit his mother")

2. (1) leave

(permission to do something; "she was granted leave to speak")

3. farewell, leave, leave-taking, parting

(the act of departing politely; "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow")


Overview of adj left

The adj left has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (35) left

(being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the west when facing north; "my left hand"; "left center field"; "the left bank of a river is bank on your left side when you are facing downstream")

2. (14) leftover, left over, left, odd, remaining, unexpended

(not used up; "leftover meatloaf"; "she had a little money left over so she went to a movie"; "some odd dollars left"; "saved the remaining sandwiches for supper"; "unexpended provisions")

3. (1) left, left-hand

(intended for the left hand; "I rarely lose a left-hand glove")

4. left

(of or belonging to the political or intellectual left)


Overview of adv left

The adv left has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) left

(toward or on the left; also used figuratively; "he looked right and left"; "the political party has moved left")

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