Meaning of New Left in English:

New Left

Pronunciation /ˌnjuː ˈlɛft/

Translate New Left into Spanish


  • Frequently with the. Originally: a movement begun in France by young left-wing radicals opposed to the philosophy of the traditional left. Now also: any of various left-wing movements focused on activism or protest.


1950s; earliest use found in The Nation. From new + left.