Related formsleft·ism, nounan·ti·left·ist, adjective
Examples from the Web for leftist
A ceasefire by leftist rebels in Colombia could close the last one.Did The U.S.-Cuba Deal Help Drive A Rebel Ceasefire in Colombia?|Richard McColl|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then, if Pope Francis is still with us, we may well see the leftist saints come marching in.Why Pope Francis Wants to Declare Murdered Archbishop Romero a Saint|Christopher Dickey|August 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If modernism was going to be acceptable, its leftist leanings had to be gotten rid of.
It stands, in short, for everything a leftist should detest.Meet Stephen F. Cohen, Vladimir Putin's Best Friend in the American Media|Cathy Young|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The only way to get a leftist government is to simply get the rightist government, and especially Bibi Netanyahu, out.
Ray has always had the propaganda that he is a leftist and that he is Castro without Castro.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
I have in mind—was this in your opinion a rightist plot, a leftist plot, an anarchist plot?Warren Commission (1 of 26): Hearings Vol. I (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Gramsci, the Sardinian leftist philosopher, suggested the need for a language of the proletariat.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin