What does left-hander mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    a baseball pitcher who throws the ball with the left hand

  2. left-hander, lefty, southpawnoun

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

    "their pitcher was a southpaw"


  1. left-handernoun

    A person who is left-handed.

  2. left-handernoun

    A blow struck with the left hand.


  1. left-hander

    A left-hander is a person who predominantly uses his or her left hand for various tasks and activities such as writing, eating, or sports, rather than the right hand. It is also used to describe a player in sports such as baseball, cricket, or boxing who primarily uses their left hand. This term can be used to identify tools or equipment designed for use by left-handed individuals as well.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of left-hander in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of left-hander in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of left-hander in a Sentence

  1. Jerry Coleman:

    The ex-left-hander Dave Roberts will be going for Houston.

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