esquerda

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NounEdit

esquerda f (plural esquerdes)

  1. crack (thin jagged space in a solid object)

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AdjectiveEdit

esquerda f sg

  1. feminine singular of esquerdo

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EtymologyEdit

Probably from Basque ezkerra, compare ezker (left). Displaced native sestra, from Latin sinistra.

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AdjectiveEdit

esquerda

  1. feminine singular of esquerdo
  2. (Brazil, informal) leftist (who follows or sympathizes with left-wing politics or the Brazilian left)

NounEdit

esquerda f (plural esquerdas)

  1. left (side)
  2. left (politics)
  3. the political left; a general term for parties associated with left-wing ideologies

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NounEdit

esquerda m, f (plural esquerdas)

  1. (Brazil, informal) leftist (a person who follows or sympathizes with left-wing politics or the Brazilian left)