Definition of left and right
- She has been spending money left and right.
- He was calling out names left and right.
- The police were stopping cars left and right.
: of, relating to, situated on, or being the side of the body in which the heart is mostly located
: done with the left hand
: located nearer to the left hand than to the right
: the left hand
: the location or direction of the left side
: the part on the left side
: past tense and past participle of leave
: righteous, upright
: being in accordance with what is just, good, or proper
: conforming to facts or truth : correct
: qualities (such as adherence to duty or obedience to lawful authority) that together constitute the ideal of moral propriety or merit moral approval
: something to which one has a just claim: such as
: the power or privilege to which one is justly entitled
: according to right
: in the exact location, position, or moment : precisely
: in a suitable, proper, or desired manner
: to do justice to : redress the injuries of
: justify, vindicate
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