The definition of left is a person on the liberal side of politics or on the opposite side from the right side.(adjective)
Left is defined as something remaining or to have gone away.(verb)
See left in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME (Kentish) var. of lift < OE lyft, weak, akin to EFris luf, weak
transitive verb, intransitive verb
See left in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English lyft-, weak, useless (in lyftādl, paralysis).
See left in Ologies
See also right.
motion or a tendency to move to the left, as the motion of the eye.
rotation toward the left; counterclockwise rotation, a characteristic of the plane of polarization of light. —levorotatory, adj.
the state or process of turning to the left.
the state or quality of being left-handed or oriented towards the left in other ways, as a shell with counterclockwise spirals. Also sinistration. —sinistral, adj.
levorotation. Also called levogyration. —sinistrogyric, adj.
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