Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A district of Paris on the southern, or left, bank of the Seine River. It has long been noted for its artistic and intellectual life.

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  • noun the region of Paris on the southern bank of the Seine; a center of artistic and student life

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Examples

  • On the other hand, what we call the Left Bank is the region located on the left side of the Garonne river, north of Bordeaux.

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  • While the world was becoming enamored with Let the Right One In, I was falling in love with another horror film called Left Bank aka Linkeroever 2008.

    Modern Mondays: Bright Future (2003)

  • While the world was becoming enamored with Let the Right One In, I was falling in love with another horror film called Left Bank aka Linkeroever 2008.

    Modern Mondays: Left Bank (2008)

  • Two other women from Eternity had gone in together and opened a hat shop they called The Left Bank across the street from the dress shop.

    Eternity

  • Two other women from Eternity had gone in together and opened a hat shop they called The Left Bank across the street from the dress shop.

    Eternity

  • She had published a volume of short stories entitled The Left Bank, a translation of a French thriller, Perversity, and three novels, Quartet, After Leaving Mr. Mackenzie and Voyage in the Dark.

    'The Blue Hour: A Life of Jean Rhys'

  • ‡ The Left Bank is a center of artistic and student life.

    Left Bank

  • Tony was living in Nottingham, cultivating a borderline alcohol problem while occasionally drumming in a band called Left Bank.

    Turning Thirty

  • Tony was living in Nottingham, cultivating a borderline alcohol problem while occasionally drumming in a band called Left Bank.

    Turning Thirty

  • Tony was living in Nottingham, cultivating a borderline alcohol problem while occasionally drumming in a band called Left Bank.

    Turning Thirty

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