Definition of 'left-handed'

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Example sentences containing 'left-handed'

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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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