1. n
1) ліва сторона, лівий бік

to keep to the left — триматися лівої сторони

to turn to the left — повернути ліворуч

on the left — зліва

2) військ. лівий фланг
3) (the L.) (вжив. як pl) збірн., пол. ліві
4) спорт. удар лівою рукою; ліва рука (у боксі)
5) ліва рукавичка; лівий черевик тощо

over the left — саме (якраз) навпаки

2. adj

left hand — ліва рука

left wing — а) ліве крило; б) військ. лівий фланг

left deviation — лівий ухил

to marry with the left hand — укласти морганатичний шлюб

3. adv
ліворуч, наліво; зліва

to turn left — повернутися наліво

left turn! (амер. left face!)військ. ліворуч!

left about face! — військ. через ліве плече кругом!

4. past і p.p. від <>
* * *
I [left] n
1) ліва сторона
2) вiйcьк. лівий фланг
3) (the Left) ліві
4) удар лівою рукою, ліва рука (бокс)
5) ліва рукавичка, лівий черевик
II [left] a
1) лівий

left back — cпopт. лівий захисник

on the left hand of — ліворуч від

2) (часто Left) лівий
III [left] adv
IV [left] past, p. p. від <> II

English-Ukrainian dictionary. 2013.

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