What does Lefty mean?

Definitions for Lefty
ˈlɛf tileft·y

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. left-hander, lefty, southpawnoun

    a person who uses the left hand with greater skill than the right

    "their pitcher was a southpaw"

  2. left-handed pitcher, left-hander, left hander, lefthander, lefty, southpawnoun

    a baseball pitcher who throws the ball with the left hand


  1. leftynoun

    One who is left-handed.


  1. lefty

    A lefty is a term often used to refer to a person who predominantly uses their left hand as opposed to their right hand. This term can be employed across various contexts such as sports, handwriting, or any activity involving a hand preference. Additionally, in a political context, 'Lefty' is sometimes used informally to denote someone who possesses liberal or leftist views.


  1. Lefty

    Lefty is a 1964 feature-length cutout-animated film from the Soviet Union. The film is based on the story of the same name by the 19th century Russian novelist Nikolai Leskov. It was directed by the "Patriarch of Soviet animation", Ivan Ivanov-Vano, at the Soyuzmultfilm studio. The score was performed by the Government Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Grigori Gamburg.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lefty in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lefty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Lefty in a Sentence

  1. Alex Cora:

    When they went with the lefty it was a no-brainer, let’s go with Arroyo.

  2. Donnie Brasco:

    Lefty When they send for you, you go in alive, you come out dead, and it's your best friend that does it.

  3. Dan Gainor:

    Since when is it a university's role to teach ‘healthy masculinity?’ I doubt seriously that most Princeton academics have a clue what ‘masculinity’ really means, the job also calls for ‘challenging belief systems and social constructs.’ More lefty social garbage trying to remake men so they aren’t men.

  4. Logan Ryan:

    Look, I don’t know if you guys saw my high school quarterback tape, but I’m going to put it out there, emergency, a lot like Tua, a lefty. I can throw 2-yard passes to the left. I’m accurate. I’m smart. I’m going to put it out there. But, look, we’re going to do what we’ve got to do.

  5. Donnie Brasco:

    Lefty Wise guy dont carry wallets, they carry their money in a roll....beaner on the outs

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