Synonyms for left-handed
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Of or pertaining to one who uses his or her left hand in preference to, or more skillfully than, his or her right.
Intended to be worn on, or used by, the left hand.
Turning or spiraling from right to left; anticlockwise.
Awkward or maladroit.
Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes
using or intended for the left hand
"left-handed golfers need left-handed clubs"; "left-handed scissors"
(of marriages) illicit or informal
"in Colonial America left-handed marriages between Frenchmen and Indians were frequent"
(of marriages) of a marriage between one of royal or noble birth and one of lower rank; valid but with the understanding that the rank of the inferior remains unchanged and offspring do not succeed to titles or property of the superior
levorotary, levorotatory, left-handedadjective
rotating to the left
"a left-handed compliment"
bumbling, bungling, butterfingered, ham-fisted, ham-handed, handless, heavy-handed, left-handedadjective
lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands
"a bumbling mechanic"; "a bungling performance"; "ham-handed governmental interference"; "could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature"- Mary H. Vorse
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Just more right-handed bats, we had a few more left-handed bats in the lineup for Ohtani.
Jon Hamm rears back and hits me left-handed, and Jon Hamm hit me right over my right kidney, I mean square over it, good solid hit and that, that stood me right up.
I shoot long guns left handed and handguns right handed.
What he's doing against left-handed pitchers is impressive, david's a great hitter.
When people ask me for the takeaway message, I tell them that it makes me pay a little extra attention to my kids as they develop their handedness, and if they turn out to be left-handed, I won't worry, but will keep an eye out for some of these other things.
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- esquerràCatalan, Valencian
- kejthåndet, venstrehåndetDanish
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