Translation of "left" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

left

adjective, adverb uk /left/ us /left/

A2 on or towards the side of your body that is to the west when you are facing north

左边(的),左侧(的)
His left eye was heavily bandaged. 他的左眼被严严实实地包扎了起来。
Turn left at the lights. 在红绿灯处左转。
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noun uk /left/ us /left/
DIRECTION 方向

A2 [ S ] the left side

左边,左侧
First I'll introduce the speaker sitting on my left. 首先我来介绍一下坐在我左边的发言者。
Take the first/second/third on the left. 请选左侧第一/二/三个。
It's the street to the left of the hotel. 就是酒馆左侧的那家商店。
US After the grocery store I made/took/informal hung a left (= turned into the next road on the left side). 过了杂货店,我向左拐了个弯儿。
POLITICS 政治
the left also the Left [ S, + sing/pl verb ]

the political groups that believe wealth and power should be shared between all parts of society

左派团体;左派政党
The war is generally opposed on the left. 这场战争受到左派团体的普遍反对。
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verb uk /left/ us /left/

past simple and past participle of leave

离开;离去;走开
adjective uk /left/ us /left/

relating to political groups that believe wealth and power should be shared between all parts of society

左派的;左翼的(政治团体,认为社会中的财富和权力应平均分配)
The left wing of the party is unhappy with the legislation. 党内左派对此项立法表示不满。

(Translation of “left” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)