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left wing
American English: /ˈlɛf(t) ˈˌwɪŋ/

Translation of left wing in Spanish:


  • 1 (Politics) (+ singular or plural verb) the left wing
    la izquierda
    el ala izquierda
  • 2 (Sport) 2.1 (area)
    banda (feminine) izquierda
    ala (feminine (with masculine article in the singular)) izquierda
    2.2 (position)to play left wing
    jugar en la banda or el ala izquierda

also: left-wing adjective

  • (ideals/sympathies)
    de izquierda or (Spain) izquierdas
    Example sentences
    • Of course socialists should always support left wing officials against the right.
    • In the longer term I would hope for a broad left wing alternative to the failed politics of the South.
    • It was a mass political event, with a very radical and left wing mood.
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