Definition of 'leftist'
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That is the basic point made by the leftist party when it argues for low dividend payout. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Meanwhile the affluent leftist seeks a liberal society in which there are few barriers to success for those with education. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All three are cash-strapped and run by leftist leaders who are locked out of the global financial system. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Madrid 1936. It is the capital of the democratically elected leftist republican government. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the process MM have been pushed toward the center by a new leftist party which argues for low dividends. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)This is the first such inquiry launched against the hugely popular leftist leader who oversaw Brazil's economic boom. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'leftist'
Used Occasionally. leftist is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'leftist'
British English: leftist NOUN
Socialists and Communists are sometimes referred to as leftists.
Two of the men were leftists and two were centrists.
Definition of leftist from the Collins English Dictionary
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