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Meaning of “left” - Learner’s Dictionary

left

adjective [always before noun], adverb     /left/
A2 on or towards the side of your body that is to the west when you are facing north: Step forward on your left leg. She had a diamond earring in her left ear. Turn left at the end of the hallway. →  Opposite right adjective General location and orientation
Translations of “left”
in Arabic يَسار…
in Korean 왼쪽의…
in Malaysian kiri…
in French gauche…
in Turkish sol, sola doğru, sol tarafa…
in Italian sinistra, a sinistra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 左邊(的),左側(的)…
in Russian левый, налево…
in Polish lewy, w lewo, po lewej…
in Vietnamese bên trái…
in Spanish izquierdo…
in Portuguese esquerdo, à esquerda…
in Thai ซ้าย…
in German link/linke/linkes…
in Catalan esquerre…
in Japanese 左の(に)…
in Indonesian kiri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 左边(的),左侧(的)…
(Definition of left adjective, adverb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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