Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

leftward

play
adjective or adverb left·ward \ˈleft-wərd\

Simple Definition of leftward

  • : toward the left

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of leftward

  1. :  being at, toward, or to the left

15th Century

First Known Use of leftward

15th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up leftward? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the range of perception or understanding

Get Word of the Day daily email!