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left

noun

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a political belief stressing progress, the essential goodness of humankind, and individual freedom
  • a rising politician who is being hailed as the new voice of the left

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left

verb
past tense of leave

Synonyms & Antonyms of left (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause to remain behind
  • you can leave your lunch in the refrigerator while we're outside
  • starry-eyed lovers who promise never to leave one another

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2 to give by means of a will
  • I'm going to leave all of my possessions to my children

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3 to give up (a job or office)
  • he left his job in the city and moved out into the country

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  • hired (out or on)

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5 to end a usually intimate relationship with
  • is there ever a good way to leave a lover?

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6 to give permission to
  • aw, leave him come

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“Left.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/left. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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