noun \ˈlef-tē\

: a person who supports liberal or socialist political policies

plural left·ies

Full Definition of LEFTY

:  an advocate of leftism
lefty adjective

Examples of LEFTY

  1. Our starting pitcher is a lefty.

First Known Use of LEFTY


Rhymes with LEFTY

LEFTY Defined for Kids


noun \ˈlef-tē\
plural left·ies

Definition of LEFTY for Kids

:  a left-handed person


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