[left-han-der, -han-] /ˈlɛftˈhæn dər, -ˌhæn-/
a person who is , especially a baseball pitcher who throws with the left hand.
Informal. a slap or punch delivered with the left hand.
a blow with the left hand
a left-handed person
- Left heart
left heart n. The left atrium and left ventricle.
- Left hepatic duct
left hepatic duct n. The duct that drains bile from the left half of the liver.
- Left holding the bag
To have the blame or responsibility thrust upon you: “When his partner skipped town, Harry was left holding the bag.”
[lef-tee] /ˈlɛf ti/ noun, Informal. 1. 1 . [lef-tee] /ˈlɛf ti/ noun, plural lefties. Informal. 1. a person. 2. a leftist. /ˈlɛftɪ/ noun (informal) (pl) lefties 1. a left-winger 2. (mainly US & Canadian) a left-handed person n. “left-handed person,” 1886, American English, baseball slang, from left + -y (3). Political sense by 1935. modifier