from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The liberal or radical faction of a group.
- n. See left1.
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- n. the more left-wing faction of a group or party
- n. the left-hand side of a sports field
- n. the offensive player who plays to the center's left
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Those trying to reform the established order, particularly in political matters, to enhance the condition of the common people; -- sometimes applied to those advocating overthrow of an existing government by radical means.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare
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