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Switching to a left-handed track should help. The Sun (2016)Who was the best left-handed batsman you saw? Times, Sunday Times (2010)We can see from all this that left-handed people are different to you and me. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But the origin of why some people are left-handed is still a mystery. The Sun (2014)A masterful left-handed opening batsman and brilliant slip fielder. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A left-handed opening batsman who likes to play off the back foot. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Right-handed people went to the left so they could use their right hand; left-handed people went to the right. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Hurdle course is 1m left-handed. The Sun (2011)
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Translations for 'left-handed'
British English: left-handed /ˌlɛftˈhændɪd/ ADJECTIVE
Someone who is left-handed finds it easier to use their left hand rather than their right hand for activities such as writing and throwing a ball.
...a store that sells everything for left-handed people.
- American English: left-handed
- Arabic: أَعْسَرٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: canhoto
- Chinese: 用左手的
- Croatian: ljevoruk
- Czech: levák
- Danish: venstrehåndet
- Dutch: linkshandig
- European Spanish: zurdo
- Finnish: vasenkätinen
- French: gaucher
- German: linkshändig
- Greek: αριστερόχειρας
- Italian: mancino
- Japanese: 左利きの
- Korean: 왼손잡이의
- Norwegian: keivhendt
- Polish: leworęczny
- European Portuguese: canhoto
- Romanian: stângaci
- Russian: левша
- Latin American Spanish: zurdo
- Swedish: vänsterhänt
- Thai: ถนัดมือซ้าย
- Turkish: solak
- Ukrainian: шульга
- Vietnamese: thuận tay trái
Definition of left-handed from the Collins English Dictionary
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