noun see left wing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • left-winger — n. 1. a person who belongs to the political left. Syn: socialist, collectivist, leftist. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • left-winger — left wingers N COUNT A left winger is a person whose political beliefs are close to socialism, or closer to them than most of the other people in the same group or party. We were accused of being militant left wingers. Ant: right winger …   English dictionary

  • left-winger — left wing ► NOUN 1) the radical, reforming, or socialist section of a political party or system. [ORIGIN: with reference to the National Assembly in France (1789 91), where the nobles sat to the president s right and the commons to the left.] 2)… …   English terms dictionary

  • left-winger — left wing·er …   English syllables

  • left-winger — noun a) A person who espouses left wing political views. b) A person who plays the position of left wing. Ant: right winger …   Wiktionary

  • left winger — Synonyms and related words: Gospel side, cantorial side, larboard, left, left hand, left wing, left hand side, leftist, liberal, liberalist, near side, port, port tack, portside, progressive, progressivist, radical, verso, welfare stater, wrong… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • left-winger — noun a person who belongs to the political left • Syn: ↑collectivist, ↑leftist • Derivationally related forms: ↑leftism (for: ↑leftist), ↑collectivist (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • left-winger — See left wing. * * * …   Universalium

  • left-winger — See: left wing …   English dictionary

  • left winger — liberal extremist, person with extremely liberal political views …   English contemporary dictionary

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