Dictionary

New Left

noun

Definition of NEW LEFT

:  a political movement originating especially among students in the 1960s, favoring confrontational tactics, often breaking with older leftist ideologies, and concerned especially with antiwar, antinuclear, feminist, and ecological issues
new leftist noun often capitalized N&L

First Known Use of NEW LEFT

1960

Rhymes with NEW LEFT

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: New LichtPrevious Word in the Dictionary: New LearningAll Words Near: New Left
April 27, 2015
savvy Hear it
to understand
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears