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left wing

Pronunciation: /ˈleftˈwɪŋ/

Translation of left wing in Spanish:


  • 1 [Politics/Política] (+ singular or plural verb/+ verbo en singular o plural) the left wing la izquierda, el ala izquierda
  • 2 [Sport/Deporte] 2.1 (area) banda (feminine) or ala (feminine (with masculine article in the singular)) izquierda 2.2 (position) to play left wing jugar* en la banda or el ala izquierda

adjective/adjetivo (left-wing)

  • [ideals/sympathies] de izquierda or (Spain/España) izquierdas, izquierdista

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