Definition of


  1. (adj, all) lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands
    a bungling performance
    ham-handed governmental interference
    could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature
  2. (adj, all) ironically ambiguous
  3. (adj, all) rotating to the left
  4. (adj, all) (of marriages) of a marriage between one of royal or noble birth and one of lower rank; valid but with the understanding that the rank of the inferior remains unchanged and offspring do not succeed to titles or property of the superior
  5. (adj, all) (of marriages) illicit or informal
  6. (adj, all) using or intended for the left hand
    left-handed scissors

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Antonyms of Left-handed

ambidextrous, right-handed

Alternate forms of Left-handed

Derivations: left-handedness

Words that sound like Left-handed

lappet moth, left hand, left-hand, life tenant

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