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left

(Direction), adjective left hand, left-hand side, left side, leftward, near, on the other side, over there, port, portside

left

(Liberal), adjective communalistic, communistic, leftist leanings, liberal, progressive, radical, socialistic

left

(Remaining), adjective balance, continuing, extra, leftover, over, spare, staying, surplus, surplusage
Associated concepts: no child left behind, remainder
See also: abandoned, derelict
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With both the left and the right focused on the same causes and populations, but differing only in the degree to which their arguments indulge in abstract appeals to markets and the Founders, it is no wonder that the LCM has failed to stop the leftward march of the progressive machine.
In this case, it must be true that all of the leftward arguments to the category have already been performed.
Reflux of contrast medium into the inferior vena cava, convex leftward bowing of the interventricular septum, pleural and/or pericardial effusion, and pulmonary findings, including pulmonary consolidation, infarct, platelike atelectasis etc were recorded11.
By contradistinction, fellow historian Clay Risen shows a sharp rightward slope, resulting in an extreme racism in the suburbs, hopelessness in the inner cities, apathy on campuses, and redefinitions of liberalism and conservatism after a year, 1968, in which American public opinion had moved about as far leftward on some aspects of civil rights as it had at any moment since the 1930s.
He provides significant focus on leftward trends in Latin America and American policy responses, as well as on Israel's violations of international law and influence over US foreign policy.
Senator Charles Grassley, the senior Republican on the panel, said: "We can now see clearly that the bill continues its march leftward.
The book reported on the moderation of Latin America's leftward shift, Russia's fractious international relationships following the August 2008 war in Georgia, and political upheavals in Africa.
Given a construction, movement of a unit to the left is more natural for the speaker than movement of a unit to the right (movement to the left is more natural than non-movement; longer leftward movement is more natural than shorter leftward movement; movement to the right is less natural than non-movement).
A razor-sharp deficit means that the feared leftward lurch of the ANC will not materialize.
presidential election, pundits have been debating whether the United States is shifting leftward or remaining a "center-right" nation.
Indeed, that likelihood is probably greater now than when I wrote my review, given the nascent Obama Administration's leftward lurch and the new Democratic Congress's lack of interest in bipartisan solutions.