- a left-handed person.
- a leftist.
Origin of lefty1
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Examples from the Web for leftie
To be falsely branded a communist, leftie, or socialist by right-wing political activists.A Lexical Life Raft for the Government Shutdown
October 16, 2013
He simply lays bare a series of contradictions that I as a leftie know are at the heart of my life.Tony Kushner's New Play: Brooding Over Evolution vs. Revolution
May 6, 2011
- a left-winger
- mainly US and Canadian a left-handed person
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Word Origin and History for leftie
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