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[lef-tee] /ˈlɛf ti/

noun, Informal.
1 .
[lef-tee] /ˈlɛf ti/
noun, plural lefties. Informal.
a person.
a leftist.
noun (informal) (pl) lefties
a left-winger
(mainly US & Canadian) a left-handed person

“left-handed person,” 1886, American English, baseball slang, from left + -y (3). Political sense by 1935.



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