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He wore a wedding ring on his left hand.
Your left eye looks sore.
She had seriously damaged her left knee in the previous game.
the bottom left corner of the screen
We took a left turn when we should have gone right.
the left and right margins
I tried dancing classes, but I've got two left feet.
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American English version of definition of left
a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
to put on clothes that make you look like someone else, for fun
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of left from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.