shift

(redirected from shift to the left)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to shift to the left: shift to the right
References in periodicals archive ?
The former prime minister said a shift to the left after the party's crushing election defeat would be to treat voters as if they were "stupid".
A similar shift to the left is also seen for 2014:Q4 annual core CPI inflation; the 1.
The paradox of the financial crisis is that, despite being widely held to have been caused by under-regulated markets, it has not brought a decisive shift to the left," he wrote.
As research on other neurotoxicants has shown, a shift to the left of IQ distributions in a population will have substantial impacts, especially among those in the high and low ranges of the IQ distribution (Bellinger 2007).
The week of May 20, work will shift to the left lane of 11th from Washington to Jefferson.
Ed Miliband's appointment has led to fears the Labour Party will shift to the left and cause old divisions between various factions to reopen.