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lefty

adjective

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lefty

noun

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as in leftist, pinko

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The first known use of lefty was in 1886

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“Lefty.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lefty. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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