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Synonyms for lefty

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

a baseball pitcher who throws the ball with the left hand

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If he thinks a celebration of the NHS and that British industrial revolution [is leftie multicultural crap], well he has got a big problem.
Any leftie broadcaster worth its salt mine wouldn't have tolerated the auto-moaner so long.
It's estimated that one in ten people are left-handed but I was astonished while researching the material for this week's column at just how many influential people throughout history are lefties.
But research in the US found that of college graduates, lefties will earn 15 per cent more money than others.
191 against lefties and is batting 49 points higher (.
In the paper, Coren notes that his results might help explain why lefties are more common among mathematicians, architects, artists, and chess experts.
Lefties may be the minority, but they make up for it in star power.
Another purpose of Left-Handers' Day is to promote awareness among those who make things hard for lefties - especially teachers and school officials who may not know how difficult things can be for left-handed kids.
The new study, led by Ruth Propper, a psychology professor at Merrimack College in Massachusetts, found that among lefties, the two hemispheres of the brain communicate more with each other so have more interaction with the parts, which produce negative emotions.
In the field of music, McCartney and fellow Beatle Ringo Starr were lefties.
A policy scoffed at by trendy lefties as simplistic and unlikely.
But going into Monday night's game with the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park, Ethier was actually hitting slightly better against lefties (.
They drew the wrong conclusion that lefties died early.
From learning cursive writing, to using scissors, to determining where to sit at the dinner table, many lefties have a hard time in a right-dominated world.
But help has arrived in the shape of products designed to make life easier for lefties in the home,at work and at play.