- Also left·wards. toward or on the left.
Origin of leftward
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Examples from the Web for leftwards
As thus he said, Love, leftwards as before, with approbation rightwards sneezed.
As thus she said, Love, leftwards as before, with approbation rightwards sneezed.
Leftwards are the Apennines, opalescent in the morning mist, capped with snow upon their peaks.The Happy Golfer
- towards or on the left
- on or towards the left
- a variant of leftwards
Word Origin and History for leftwards
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