left-hander

noun
left-hand·​er | \ ˈleft-ˈhan-dər How to pronounce left-hander (audio) , ˈlef-ˈtan- \

Definition of left-hander

: a left-handed person especially : a pitcher who throws with the left hand

First Known Use of left-hander

1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Left-hander.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/left-hander. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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left-hander

noun

English Language Learners Definition of left-hander

: a left-handed person especially : a left-handed pitcher in baseball

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